Understanding New Social Movements

• What are theories on social movements and new social movements? • How can social movements lead to large-scale social changes? • How does social media affect new social movements? *400 words for 4 credits* *NO REFERENCES NEEDED*

Online communities and sense of community

I have recently been interacting with a fan website as a type of community online. My interaction with the site has been positive and I had some questions regarding online community, participatory culture, and online identity. 1) How do online communities that focus around a central fan based top...

Representations of the Internet in Other Media

I have recently been learning about the internet and the various aspects of it. I have noticed that there are numerous symbolic and material representations of the internet in other media: movies, news stories, advertisements, etc. This led me to think about how the perception of the internet has ch...

The Effects of Social and Mass Media on Youth

Question: Choose an issue (in this case - social and mass media) and get in-depth discussion on preventing the risk factors from developing into an issue that would require treatment or intervention. Also include the various supporters that would be involved and their roles.

Technical Rationality

Can you help me understand the similarities between technical rationality and reflection in action and between logical positivism and interpretive epistemologies? What are the evidences of technical rationality and how does it relate to human services?

Communication of Bias in Today's Media

Discuss how the media today communicates a message of bias when it comes to gender advertising how review specific advertising conducted with product placements.

Using Websites for Family Research

I need assistance finding and identifying three reputable websites that can be used to find information about families. Please help me explain the value of each website, listing examples of ways they can be used for family research.


Do you think the mass media significantly contributes to the socialization process?

Popular culture, values & the electronic media

- Assess the impact of electronic media advertising on consumerism and cultural values. o Briefly describe the roles that music, radio, television, and the motion pictures have played in the development of American popular culture. o Identify at least three trends propagated by the elect...

Portrayal of Diversity in the Media: WB's Chuck

Review a current television show that discusses or illustrates the portrayal of diversity in the media. In this assignment, address the following questions in relation to the selected article, motion picture, or television show: o Did the article, television show, or motion picture attempt to ...

Social Media

With the overwhelming response and participation these new e-line chat sites are receiving, companies are now looking to incorporate these into their respective background checks while selecting new employees. Do you think this is the right thing to do? is it fair?

Impact of Mass Media on Children

Write an essay about the impact of the mass media (especially television and advertising) on the socialization of children and young people in the U.S. Focus particularly on the issues of consumerism, violence, and the portrayal of minorities in the media. a

Effect of Logos on Consumers

Describe emotional image of PUMA brand (sportswear) ; indicate how it attempts to make emotional contact with consumers. Please do not limit your answer to the logo (puma cat) but consider PUMA brand as a whole.

Assessment: Pop Culture Inventory

ASSESSMENT: Pop Culture Inventory I need help doing an inventory list and answering three questions in order to have enough information to write an essay. Every day we make a variety of choices regarding the clothing we wear, the food we eat, the entertainments we seek out and the products we ...