Congenial Media

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Selective Exposure Theory - Media
... the information provided to them by the media ... Studies suggest that media offers a diverse set of views ... In one study, different types of media are compared and evaluated to see which type ignites the most selective exposure ...

Famous quotes containing the words media and/or congenial:

    One can describe a landscape in many different words and sentences, but one would not normally cut up a picture of a landscape and rearrange it in different patterns in order to describe it in different ways. Because a photograph is not composed of discrete units strung out in a linear row of meaningful pieces, we do not understand it by looking at one element after another in a set sequence. The photograph is understood in one act of seeing; it is perceived in a gestalt.
    Joshua Meyrowitz, U.S. educator, media critic. “The Blurring of Public and Private Behaviors,” No Sense of Place: The Impact of Electronic Media on Social Behavior, Oxford University Press (1985)

    The Insignificance of Man is a congenial theme; my own insignificance is a sore point.
    Mason Cooley (b. 1927)