Take Sociology of Mass Media (SOC 421) Online this Summer at #IUP

If you have an interest in social media, television, radio, and print media – or are planning a career in these fields – consider taking Sociology of Mass Media SOC 421 (CRN # 30372) Online this summer. It will provide an overview and analysis of sociological perspectives regarding the role of mass media in American…

Enroll in Sociology of Mass Media Online This Summer at #IUP

Course Description: Examines the development of mass media as dominant cultural forms within advanced industrial societies in the 21st century. Emphasizes critical understanding of the sociohistorical development, the underlying assumptions, and the social implications of the advance of mass media. Overview: Mass media shape American culture, politics and social life. During the semester we will…

Languishing in despair is not an option

By Dr. Melanie Hildebrandt Where are you finding strength, inspiration and resolve? I’m changing my news sources. The operating system on my iPhone 5 makes that tough… why must I see headlines from CNN, FOX and HuffPost even before I type the security code? It’s force feeding by corporate America who wants to control what…