Media and Society is a lively, illustrated introduction to the role that mass media--and the messages and texts they carry--play in our lives and our society. Arthur Asa Berger explores the time we spend with media, media aesthetics, ethics, audiences, media effects, technologies, violence and sexuality in media, and ownership. Media and Society helps us understand the relationship between consumers and media--the books, television, radio, magazines, web sites, video games, newspapers, movies, and other mass media we encounter every day. --Publisher.VIDEO GAMES: A BIO-PSYCHO-SOCIAL PERSPECTIVE In 2004, sales of video games (software) were over $7.1 ... Some games can be played on computers, but most dedicated video game players purchase game playing consoles such as Sonya#39;s PlayStation 2, Microsofta#39;s Xbox, or the Nintendo GameCube. ... Microsoft announced a new system, the Xbox 360, that was released in November 2005.
|Title||:||Media and Society|
|Author||:||Arthur Asa Berger|
|Publisher||:||Rowman & Littlefield - 2007|