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2. Which of these is NOT a way of undermining less powerful social groups?

  • immediate gratification
  • marginalisation
  • moral panics
  • negative stereotypes

3. What purpose does concentration of media ownership and control serve according to advocates of the Manipulative Model?

  • The creation of a media more tightly controlled by the capitalist ruling-class
  • It allows media made in non-Western countries to flourish in the Western World
  • It is a way of benefiting smaller companies with no other way of accessing global resources
  • It acts as a way of granting impartial media coverage

4. What did the working-class unionists in Morley's "Nationwide Audience" study think of the documantary on the 1984 Miners' Strike?

  • They thought it was extremely biased in favour of the employers
  • They thought it was completely impartial
  • They thought it was extremely biased in favour of the strikers
  • They found it boring and irrelevant

5. What does the media create according to Marcuse (1964)?

  • news values
  • hyperreality
  • false needs
  • moral panics


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