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Social Problems Mass Media Mass Media – print, radio , television, and other communication technologies - Of the 8,760 hours in a year, the average American spends 3,440 of them (39.3%) interacting with the mass media. People spend more time watching television, listening to the radio, going to the movies , reading newspapers, playing CDs, using the Internet, and so forth, than they do
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Unformatted text preview: in any other single endeavor, including sleeping, working, eating, or talking with friends and family.- The average American spends a total of $685.18 on the mass media each year.- The mass media are significant agents of socialization. Much of reality —including clothing and hair styles, as well as one’s hopes, dreams, aspirations, and fears—are generated by the media....
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