MSB Chapter 4 - studyquestionsandkeywords...

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study questions and keywords Communication Studies 101 MSB,      Chapter 4     5 aspects of representation 1. Media never presents the world direct (always construction/re-presentation) 2. Re-present certain images over and over again until they seem true based soley on  emphasis/repetition 3. Political representatives who stand in and make decisions/judgments that affect  public understanding 4. Self-representation opportunities in digital form (i.e. blog, email address) 5. “official” politics and how “we” are represented  have weakened political  understandings of media representations  stereotypes - printer term for solid blocks of type used to represent something which  would otherwise need a great deal of work with individual pieces of type to show fine  detail;  4 characteristics: 1. categorize/evaluate group being stereotyped 2. emphasize easily grasped features of the group in question and then suggest these 
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This note was uploaded on 02/06/2011 for the course COMM 101 taught by Professor Jacobs during the Fall '07 term at University of Michigan.

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