Because most papers and large media share a similar ideology and view of how society should be, and its a view that the rich elites that own the media benefit from this isn't a crazy conspiracy theory, it's just common sense if you try and expand your mind a little bit. Types of media does media create or reflect society by flynn an example of how using different media to convey a story and its effects a debate in 1960 between presidential candidates richard nixon and john f kennedy demonstrated that the medium truly is the message.
Richard dilley the media reflects society just as there is diversity in society, there is diversity in the media since mankind first transmitted news, views and opinions there have been debates as to the reasons behind people doing this these debates formed the basis for sociology in mass media and are the subject of this essay.
The media should drop its claims of impartiality and instead use its influence transparently to facilitate positive changes in society, argues tom lawson does the media just reflect the reality of society as it is, or does it influence who we are and how we think this was one of the key questions. Social media platforms have become a dominant source of data used by governments, corporations and academics to study human society.
A community within our society you are what you eat you become what you believe i am not my art a 2011 study from the university of texas at austin's department of psychology titled manifestations of personality in online social networks: self-reported facebook-related behaviors and observable profile information found that facebook users are no different online than they are offline. It does not reflect our society other than in the most distorted manner, pandering to our basest fantasies no sir, mr comment-writer, i disagree with you the media has created this phenomenon.
The media does not reflect all of society in which we live themedia focuses more attention on the bad aspects of society torectify this situation, the media can show the goo d aspects as wellas the everyday aspects in which we live.
The media has long been maligned for its negative impact on society consider the relationship between american society and the media: negative campaign ads, sensationalized news reporting, trashy reality tv, and the suggested influence of violent and sexual content on youth.