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9 terms
Mass Communication (The Comm Process)
Dyadic Relationship
Feedback
Noise
Encoding/Decoding
A communication relationship between two people
Response, message
Anything that interferes with successful communication
the translation of a message that is easily understood.
Dyadic Relationship
A communication relationship between two people
Feedback
Response, message
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Comms Theory: Mass Communication
Uses and gratification
Social Cognitive Theory
Spiral of Silence
Climate of Opinion
A theory that describes the needs that generate expectations…
This approach considers the role of the individual and enviro…
Individuals' willingness to voice their opinion on an issue d…
Relates to who speaks up and who remains silent on an issue.
Uses and gratification
A theory that describes the needs that generate expectations…
Social Cognitive Theory
This approach considers the role of the individual and enviro…
21 terms
COMM 101 - Mass Communication
Defining "Media"
Defining Mass Media
Defining Mass Communication
Lasswell & Wright's Societal Functions…
(Plural of Medium) Something that serves as a means of convey…
Media or technology with the capacity to convey messages to l…
The study of communication involving mass media.... -- The proce…
Surveillance - Provides information about social environment…
Defining "Media"
(Plural of Medium) Something that serves as a means of convey…
Defining Mass Media
Media or technology with the capacity to convey messages to l…
65 terms
Comm 10Y: Mass Communication
nature of the sender, receiver, and ch…
sender
audience
efficiency
Why is Mass Comm different from other forms of communication?
Mass Comm: Not an individual, but represents complex organiza…
What are receivers called in Mass Comm?
Ownership patterns are moving away from localism and moving t…
nature of the sender, receiver, and ch…
Why is Mass Comm different from other forms of communication?
sender
Mass Comm: Not an individual, but represents complex organiza…
11 terms
Communication Mass Comm
Mass communication definition
What makes mass comm unique
Communication definition
Media Literacy
- Definition: creating shared meaning between mass media & au…
distance, control, identical messages, delayed feedback, dist…
A message sent from source to receiver (linear) or ongoing pr…
the knowledge to assess messages carried by media
Mass communication definition
- Definition: creating shared meaning between mass media & au…
What makes mass comm unique
distance, control, identical messages, delayed feedback, dist…
11 terms
Chapter 1 - Mass Communication - Terms Mass Comm
critical process
mass communication
mass media
mass media channels
allows for informed view on media (describe, analysis, interp…
The process of designing and delivering cultural messages and…
The cultural industries—the channels of communication—that pr…
Products such as newspaper, books, magazines, radio, movies,…
critical process
allows for informed view on media (describe, analysis, interp…
mass communication
The process of designing and delivering cultural messages and…
media communication (intro to mass comm)
Media Communication
Interactive media
Democratic
digital enclosure
Examines the use of communication media and critiques the for…
Makes society more participatory. example: American Idol.... All…
A society where members of the public participate meaningfull…
Migration of our communicative lives onto monitored digital p…
Media Communication
Examines the use of communication media and critiques the for…
Interactive media
Makes society more participatory. example: American Idol.... All…
6 terms
Comm Final - Public & Mass Communication
culture
self
relationship
organizations
have - "controls" or shapes us ... do - we construct culture via…
have - personality traits... do - constructed through communicat…
have - static: fixed, structured by social structure... do - dyn…
have - static: fixed by organizational structures and hierarc…
culture
have - "controls" or shapes us ... do - we construct culture via…
self
have - personality traits... do - constructed through communicat…
8 terms
Mass Comm: Communication, Culture, and Citizenship
The Digital Divide
86
46
work, play
Term:... The divide that serperates those who have access to the…
What percentage of people have internet in US?
What percentage of people have internet in the world?
You _______ on the same device as you ________ on, so it's ha…
The Digital Divide
Term:... The divide that serperates those who have access to the…
86
What percentage of people have internet in US?
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comm unit 8 (mass communication)
what is mass communication?
major functions of mass communication
magic bullet theory
agenda setting theory
the study of how individuals and entities relay info through…
-serve valance... -correlation... -culture transmission... -entertainm…
mass media can influence a large number of people directly an…
powerful influence of the media, ability to tell us what issu…
what is mass communication?
the study of how individuals and entities relay info through…
major functions of mass communication
-serve valance... -correlation... -culture transmission... -entertainm…
8 terms
Comm Theory Final: Mass Communication
Agenda Setting Theory
Two Key Concepts of AST
Process in AST
Mainstreaming
Newa media does not tell us what to think but what to think a…
1) News media have an agenda (tell audiences what news to con…
1) Selection: What stories are chosen... 2)Emphasis: What focus…
Viewers develop a common view of social reality based on thei…
Agenda Setting Theory
Newa media does not tell us what to think but what to think a…
Two Key Concepts of AST
1) News media have an agenda (tell audiences what news to con…
100 terms
Comm 1000: Mass Communication (Final Exam)
Printing Press
Radio
Radio Act of 1912
CBS and NBC
Mass communication is formed; Johannes Gutenberg invented; ma…
Wireless signaling; Guglielmo Marconi invented; Nobel Prize;…
1. All radio stations are licensed by the federal government.…
Two broadcasting stations; announced over radio in real time.…
Printing Press
Mass communication is formed; Johannes Gutenberg invented; ma…
Radio
Wireless signaling; Guglielmo Marconi invented; Nobel Prize;…
22 terms
Comm 1302 - Lee - Ch.9 Mass Communication
Mass communication (MC) theories embra…
(Dys)Functions of mass communication... -…
Magic bullet theory ... (Hypodermic needl…
Moderate or minimal effects on audienc…
MC is a primarily 20th+ century concern brought about because…
Surveillance - Surveying the environment and providing newswo…
-Asserts that any powerful stimulus such as a mass media mess…
-Media effects on an audience are moderate or minimal, mediat…
Mass communication (MC) theories embra…
MC is a primarily 20th+ century concern brought about because…
(Dys)Functions of mass communication... -…
Surveillance - Surveying the environment and providing newswo…
9 terms
Mass Comm Test Pt.1: What is Mass Communication?
Transactional model of communication
Five-step model of communication
Feedback
Definition of interpersonal communicat…
Theory of cybernetics Introduced feedback
Harold Lasswell
Any kind of response. Verbal or nonverbal
- 1 on 1 ... - 3 or 4 ... - Small group
Transactional model of communication
Theory of cybernetics Introduced feedback
Five-step model of communication
Harold Lasswell
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KORPI MASS COMM: Ch. 13 Theories and Effects of Mass Communication
early window
willing suspension of disbelief
micro-level effects
macro-levels effects
the idea that media gives children a window on the world befo…
audience practice of willingly accepting the content before t…
effects of media on individuals
media's wide scale social and cultural impact
early window
the idea that media gives children a window on the world befo…
willing suspension of disbelief
audience practice of willingly accepting the content before t…
33 terms
KORPI MASS COMM: Ch. 2 Convergence and Reshaping of Mass Communication
day-and-date release
app
platform
media multitasking
simultaneously releasing a movie to the public in some combin…
abbreviation for application; software for mobile digital dev…
the means of delivering a specific piece of media content
simultaneously consuming many different kinds of media
day-and-date release
simultaneously releasing a movie to the public in some combin…
app
abbreviation for application; software for mobile digital dev…
46 terms
Mass Comm: Chapter 1 Mass Communication & Its Digital Transformation
telephone
true
-Alexander G. Bell ... -1876
telephone
-the __________________played a major role in changing patter…
-true or false ... -the telephone was not immediately thought of…
-who created the telephone and when?
-facilitated long-distance exchange of information, thereby c…
telephone
-the __________________played a major role in changing patter…
true
-true or false ... -the telephone was not immediately thought of…
8 terms
Mass Comm 1010: Aristotle's Model of Communication
teacher of alexander the great, studie…
is considered the first model
Aristotle's Model of communication can…
what is a speaker centered model?
Aristotle
Aristotle Model of communication
1. speaker... 2. speech... 3. Occasion... 4. Audience... 5. Effect
Aristotle's model
teacher of alexander the great, studie…
Aristotle
is considered the first model
Aristotle Model of communication
Comm: ch 15 mass communication and media convergence
Technological media
Mass communication
Mass media
Strong effects
A tool invented for human intervention for the purpose of com…
Any form of mediated message exchange with a large audience
Refers to television, radio, newspaper, book, etc.
Predict that media operate with direct casual force on audien…
Technological media
A tool invented for human intervention for the purpose of com…
Mass communication
Any form of mediated message exchange with a large audience
39 terms
Comm 220 Organizational, Mass, and public communication
Organizational communication
Four kinds of communication that is im…
Hierarchiacal language
Masculine language
Ways of thinking, acting, and understanding work that are sha…
Vocabulary... Stories... Rites and Rituals... Structure
Help distinguish status among members. i.e. cashier, clerk, c…
Use terms related to men's interests and experiences. i.e. ho…
Organizational communication
Ways of thinking, acting, and understanding work that are sha…
Four kinds of communication that is im…
Vocabulary... Stories... Rites and Rituals... Structure
22 terms
Comm 200 - Ch. 11 Mass Communication
What are the three ongoing issues rega…
What are 5 characteristics of mass med…
McCombs & Shaw's Agenda-Setting Theory
What are the assumptions of the theory?
a.) who are most affected?... b.) to what extent are these…
1.) able to reach large numbers of people instantly. ... a. res…
-focus on the effect of media on political views.... -weren't s…
media have an agenda... -tell audiences what "news" is import…
What are the three ongoing issues rega…
a.) who are most affected?... b.) to what extent are these…
What are 5 characteristics of mass med…
1.) able to reach large numbers of people instantly. ... a. res…
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COMM200 CH 11 Mass Communication
3 Ongoing Issues Regarding Mass Commun…
5 Characteristics of Mass Media
McCombs and Shaw's Agenda Setting Theo…
4 Processes of Framing the News (Agend…
1. who are most affected... 2. to what extent are those people a…
1. able to reach large numbers of people instantly (although…
Mass Comm... -Assertion:public interest is a reflection of the m…
1. Selection-what stories are chosen... 2. Emphasis-what focus i…
3 Ongoing Issues Regarding Mass Commun…
1. who are most affected... 2. to what extent are those people a…
5 Characteristics of Mass Media
1. able to reach large numbers of people instantly (although…
27 terms
Comms 101 Mass Communication and Society Chapter 1
Why study mass communication?
What is communication?
What is shared meaning?
levels of communication
The Department of Communications exists to help students beco…
The process by which messages are formulated, exchanged, and…
Shared meaning must be constructed in order for communication…
Intrapersonal, interpersonal, and mass communication.
Why study mass communication?
The Department of Communications exists to help students beco…
What is communication?
The process by which messages are formulated, exchanged, and…
17 terms
Comm 200 Chapter 11 Mass Communication
What are the three ongoing issues rega…
What are the five characteristics of m…
What is the major assertion of the McC…
What are the assumptions of the McComb…
Who are most affected... To what extent are these people affecte…
Able to reach large numbers of people instantly... Inspires univ…
Public interest is a reflection of the media
Media has an agenda.... Audience members rely on news media to p…
What are the three ongoing issues rega…
Who are most affected... To what extent are these people affecte…
What are the five characteristics of m…
Able to reach large numbers of people instantly... Inspires univ…
Mass comm
Oliver Wendell harness
Walter Raliegh
Hugoh
George creol
Clear and present danger
Convinced people to move to jamestown
Absolutist
Investigative journalist, writer head of United States commit…
Oliver Wendell harness
Clear and present danger
Walter Raliegh
Convinced people to move to jamestown
9 terms
Mass Comm Test Pt.1: What is Mass Communication?
Transactional model of communication
Five-step model of communication
Feedback
Definition of interpersonal communicat…
Theory of cybernetics Introduced feedback
Harold Lasswell
Any kind of response. Verbal or nonverbal
- 1 on 1 ... - 3 or 4 ... - Small group
Transactional model of communication
Theory of cybernetics Introduced feedback
Five-step model of communication
Harold Lasswell
Mass comm
Andrew Jackson
Amos Kendall
Showman
"The Public be damned"
First president to hire press secretary
First presidential press secretary
Who was PT Barnum
What did William Vanderbolt say in 1882 when asked about his…
Andrew Jackson
First president to hire press secretary
Amos Kendall
First presidential press secretary
101 terms
Mass Comm
The first newspaper to incorporate a f…
When mass media provides an insight in…
Simultaneous exposure to messages from…
USA Today
enlightenment
media multitasking
The first newspaper to incorporate a f…
USA Today
When mass media provides an insight in…
enlightenment
109 terms
Mass Comm Exam 1
First Era of Communication/Media
Second Era of Communication/Media
DEFINE: Poets
Third Era of Communication/Media
Oral Tradition:... -Socrates (470-399 BC)- public arguments and…
Written Tradition:... -Developed to complement oral tradition... -P…
people who wrote things down
Print Tradition:... -Johannes Gutenberg... -Developed movable type…
First Era of Communication/Media
Oral Tradition:... -Socrates (470-399 BC)- public arguments and…
Second Era of Communication/Media
Written Tradition:... -Developed to complement oral tradition... -P…
18 terms
Mass comm
Mass communication
Reciprocal communication
medium
media
takes place between agent in center and a large group on peri…
back and forth communication between individuals
means or instrument of communication
plural of medium
Mass communication
takes place between agent in center and a large group on peri…
Reciprocal communication
back and forth communication between individuals
39 terms
Mass Comm
A satellite's period of rotation that…
Devised the concept of satellites in g…
First Communication Satellite
A ground station that beams a signal t…
Geosynchronous Orbit
Arthur C. Clarke
Telestar
Uplink
A satellite's period of rotation that…
Geosynchronous Orbit
Devised the concept of satellites in g…
Arthur C. Clarke
111 terms
Mass Comm
This is the landmark court case regard…
Which of the following is afforded con…
This part of the communications act of…
He started the first advertising agenc…
NEAR v Minnesota
Cable companies
Fairness doctorine
Volney Palmer
This is the landmark court case regard…
NEAR v Minnesota
Which of the following is afforded con…
Cable companies
8 terms
Mass comm
Media Literacy
Selective exposure
Cognitive dissonance
Human interest reporting
Understanding mass communication and how it constructs.
People typically seek messages and produce meanings that corr…
the state of having inconsistent thoughts, beliefs, or attitu…
1. Ordinary person... 2. Universal theme... 3. Long shelf life
Media Literacy
Understanding mass communication and how it constructs.
Selective exposure
People typically seek messages and produce meanings that corr…
22 terms
mass comm
pagination
search engine optimization
keywords
blog
process of dividing online content into separate pages. helps…
process of enhancing a website and its content to increase it…
words or short phrases the represent the topic of key points…
a type of website that displays entries in reverse chronologi…
pagination
process of dividing online content into separate pages. helps…
search engine optimization
process of enhancing a website and its content to increase it…
mass comm
dyadic relationship
inferential feedback
noise
encoding
between two people
delayed indirect feedback
things impeding message from being transmitted
before message sent it is in signs and symbols
dyadic relationship
between two people
inferential feedback
delayed indirect feedback
159 terms
mass comm
the phi phenomenon is the key principl…
how did the addition of soundtracks af…
according to the textbook, which of th…
according to the textbook, muybridge w…
true
bankers gained more control of the industry
it was the first full-length feature film
horses running
the phi phenomenon is the key principl…
true
how did the addition of soundtracks af…
bankers gained more control of the industry
49 terms
Mass Comm
Flack
Sweet Smell of Success
Astroturf
Pseudo-event
a derogatory term that journalists use to refer to a public r…
Directed by Alexander Mackendrick; starred Tony Curtis as Man…
Any lobbying method initiated by an interest group that is de…
any circumstance created for the sole purpose of gaining cove…
Flack
a derogatory term that journalists use to refer to a public r…
Sweet Smell of Success
Directed by Alexander Mackendrick; starred Tony Curtis as Man…
23 terms
mass comm
communication
feedback
interpersonal communication
encoding
process of creating shared meaning
response to a given communication
communications between two or a few people
transforming ideas into an understandable sign/symbol system.
communication
process of creating shared meaning
feedback
response to a given communication
59 terms
Mass Comm
disney owned tv
dark side of multi-media corporations
monopolies stifle creation
future of multi-media conglomerate mon…
ABC... ESPN... Lifetime... A&E... E!
labor issues... accountability issues... internal censorship... creati…
true
-dump distribution, concentrate on creation... -sell products to…
disney owned tv
ABC... ESPN... Lifetime... A&E... E!
dark side of multi-media corporations
labor issues... accountability issues... internal censorship... creati…
8 terms
Comm ch 13 Mass Communication and Politics in the Digital Age
Media bias
News leak
Trial balloon
Public opinion
A real or perceived viewpoint helpby journalists and news org…
Secret information deliberately given to journalists with hop…
Leaking information to press about a proposed plan or idea in…
The notion that the public, as a group, can form shared views…
Media bias
A real or perceived viewpoint helpby journalists and news org…
News leak
Secret information deliberately given to journalists with hop…
38 terms
Comm 1302 Exam 3 Ch. 9 Mass Communication
Mass Communication (MC) theories embrace
Mass Communication is primarily 20th+…
Mass Communication reflects the growth…
Mass Communication contains messages n…
Interpersonal, group, organizational, and its own unique conc…
of the development and proliferation of forms of mass and med…
communicate with lots of people across the nation.
specific audiences.
Mass Communication (MC) theories embrace
Interpersonal, group, organizational, and its own unique conc…
Mass Communication is primarily 20th+…
of the development and proliferation of forms of mass and med…
10 terms
Comm 171 Midterm, Chapter 3, Mass Communication Research
2 Key Types of Research
Topics Studied in Media Research
Key Methods of Qualitative
Ethnography
1. Qualitative (Non-Numerical)... 2. Quantitative (Numerical)
VIOLENCE... DRUGS/ALCOHOL... GENDER/ETHNIC STEREOTYPING... POLITICAL C…
Historical Research, Critical/Text Based Researcy, ETHNOGRAPHY
Similar to Anthro... Participation Observation, Unobtrusive Obse…
2 Key Types of Research
1. Qualitative (Non-Numerical)... 2. Quantitative (Numerical)
Topics Studied in Media Research
VIOLENCE... DRUGS/ALCOHOL... GENDER/ETHNIC STEREOTYPING... POLITICAL C…
Mass Comm
Nature of mass comm
Influences on media content: government
Influences on media content: technolog…
Influences on media content: economic…
- messages sent to LRG and diverse audience... - messages mediat…
- influence on content is limited... - 1st amendment... - limited b…
- recoding and time-shifting ability (VCR, streaming)... - image…
- msgs expensive to make and deliver... - amazingly high failure…
Nature of mass comm
- messages sent to LRG and diverse audience... - messages mediat…
Influences on media content: government
- influence on content is limited... - 1st amendment... - limited b…
40 terms
Mass comm
Mass comm
Sources in mass comm
Machine assisted interpersonal comm
Encoding in mass comm
The process by which a complex organization with the aid of o…
Complex organization aka the initiator
Combines characteristics of interpersonal and mass comm. ex T…
Always a multistage process, often uses multiple machines
Mass comm
The process by which a complex organization with the aid of o…
Sources in mass comm
Complex organization aka the initiator
24 terms
COMM 175 Chapter 1 Mass Communication and a Critical Approach
communication
culture
mass media
mass communication
the creation and use of symbols systems that convey informati…
the symbols of expression that individuals, groups, and socie…
the cultural industries-the channels of communication-that pr…
the process of designing cultural messages and stories and de…
communication
the creation and use of symbols systems that convey informati…
culture
the symbols of expression that individuals, groups, and socie…
77 terms
Mass Communication
Active Media Platform
Passive Media Platform
Shannon Weaver Model
Digital Immigrant
Interacts with users
Cannot interact with users
Refers to a generation transitioning into technology.
Active Media Platform
Interacts with users
Passive Media Platform
Cannot interact with users
21 terms
Mass Comm Chapter 11- Communication Law and Regulation in the Digital Age
Chilling Effect
Alien and Sedition Acts
Sedition
Clear and Present Danger
The phenomenon that occurs when journalists or other media pr…
A series of four acts passed by the U.S. Congress in 1798 tha…
Speech or action that encourages overthrow of a government or…
A restriction on speech when it meets both of the following c…
Chilling Effect
The phenomenon that occurs when journalists or other media pr…
Alien and Sedition Acts
A series of four acts passed by the U.S. Congress in 1798 tha…
33 terms
Mass Comm
Mass Comm
Simple Example
Complex Example
Encoder
Presenting information through a highly structured medium to…
Lost dog poster on street corner
song on your iPod
For-profit business
Mass Comm
Presenting information through a highly structured medium to…
Simple Example
Lost dog poster on street corner
83 terms
Mass comm
Conglomeration
Convergence
Perfect Storm
Economies of Scale
The increase in the ownership of media outlets by larger non…
The erosion of traditional distinctions among media
Rapid technological change, shifting consumption behavior and…
The relative cost of an operation's output declines as the si…
Conglomeration
The increase in the ownership of media outlets by larger non…
Convergence
The erosion of traditional distinctions among media
29 terms
Mass Comm
Joseph Niepce
Daguerreotype
Calotype
Carl Zeiss
invented photography
The process of recording images on polished metal plates,... nam…
early system of photography using translucent paper from whic…
began manufacturing lenses in Germany
Joseph Niepce
invented photography
Daguerreotype
The process of recording images on polished metal plates,... nam…
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