Submitted by kentbye on Tue, 2004-11-30 21:21. Decentralization | Evolution | FCC | MediaCriticism | Plante | Sociology | Theory | Worldview
Grievances with the mainstream media are often framed in terms of the supply rather than the demand. Most analyses focus either on the field of journalism, corporate ownership, commercialization or government regulation.
But what about our culture that demands to see mindless infotainment?
I would like The Echo Chamber documentary to provide a catalyst for the process of cultural evolution based upon the insights of the dynamic nature of our culture and various theories of human development.
The following sections explore the question of how ‘the public institution’ interacts with other institutional powers of influence...