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2. Who argued that the meaning audiences place on celebrities is linked to the pleasure gained through fantasising about escaping the confines of their own lives?

  • Stacey (1994)
  • Dyer (2004)
  • Chomsky and Herman (1988)

3. Structuralism 'whena plot is structured around a series of questions to maintain the audiences' interest in the product'. This is...

  • Symbolic codes
  • Enigmatic codes
  • Action codes

4. Liberal Pluralism...

  • suggests the idea that government contrainsts and concerns don't limit the inclusiveness of the media
  • suggests the idea that media products are subject to the wishes of the audience
  • suggests the idea that the media manipulates the audience to prevent rebellion

5. Dyer (1979) suggested which of the following about stereotyping

  • Women are stereotyped as passive objects
  • It reduces the complexity and variety of a group to a few characteristics
  • that not all elements of stereotypes are false


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