ⓘ Category:Mass media

Mass media

Mass media refers to a diverse array of media technologies that reach a large audience via mass communication. The technologies through which this communication takes place include a variety of outlets. Broadcast media transmit information electronically via media such as films, radio, recorded music, or television. Digital media comprises both Internet and mobile mass communication. Internet media comprise such services as email, social media sites, websites, and Internet-based radio and television. Many other mass media outlets have an additional presence on the web, by such means as lin ...

Autism spectrum disorders in the media

Autism spectrum disorders or autism spectrum conditions describe a range of conditions classified as neurodevelopmental disorders in the DSM-5, used by the American Psychiatric Association. As with many neurodivergent people and conditions, the popular image of autistic people and autism itself is often based on inaccurate media representations. Since the 1970s, fictional portrayals of people with autism, Asperger syndrome, and other ASCs have become more frequent. Public perception of autism is often based on these fictional portrayals in novels, biographies, movies, and TV series. These ...

Media depictions of body shape

Body shape refers to the many physical attributes of the human body that make up its appearance, including size and countenance. Body shape has come to imply not only sexual/reproductive ability, but wellness and fitness. In the West, slenderness is associated with happiness, success, youth, and social acceptability. Being overweight is associated with laziness. The media promote a weight-conscious standard for women more often than for men. Deviance from these norms result in social consequences. The media perpetuate this ideal in various ways, particularly glorifying and focusing on thin ...

Digital media

Digital media are any media that are encoded in machine-readable formats. Digital media can be created, viewed, distributed, modified and preserved on digital electronics devices.

Dispersal of ownership

Dispersal of ownership is a standpoint that opposes concentration of media ownership and mergers of media conglomerates. This position generally advocates smaller and local ownership of media as a way to realize journalistic values and inclusive media public sphere in the society.

European Charter on Freedom of the Press

The European Charter on Freedom of the Press is a non-binding guideline on press freedom, signed on 25 May 2009 in Hamburg by 48 editors-in-chief and leading journalists from 19 European countries. It is open for signature by all journalists, e.g. the prohibition of censorship, free access to national and foreign media sources and freedom to gather and disseminate information. The Charter condense in 10 articles the main media freedom principles, including the right to safety from surveillance, electronic eavesdropping and searches of editorial departments and computers, and remarks the ne ...


ⓘ Mass media

  • Mass media refers to a diverse array of media technologies that reach a large audience via mass communication. The technologies through which this communication
  • media studies, media psychology, communication theory, and sociology, media influence and media effects are topics relating to mass media and media culture s
  • Parliamentary Reforms and Mass Media is the ministry of the government of Sri Lanka responsible for implementation of government media policy. The Ministry
  • Mass Media Inc. is an American video game developer based in Moorpark, California. The current focus of the company is to develop original material for
  • The term mass media refers to any means or technology used to communicate a message to large groups of people. Popular forms of mass media include television
  • women in mass media is the use or portrayal of women in mass media such as television, film and advertising to increase the appeal of media or a product
  • Western media is the mass media of the Western world. During the Cold War, Western media contrasted with Soviet media Western media has gradually expanded
  • media culture refers to the current Western capitalist society that emerged and developed from the 20th century, under the influence of mass media The
  • Development, Communications and Mass Media of the Russian Federation until 2018 was the Ministry of Telecom and Mass Communications Russian: Министерство
  • Mass media and American politics covers the role of newspapers, magazines, radio, television, and social media from the colonial era to the present. The
  • The mass media in Communist Czechoslovakia was controlled by the Communist Party of Czechoslovakia KSČ Private ownership of any publication or agency