Article thumbnail

Les médias dans la construction de la réalité

By Judith Lazar


Cultivation theory is among the most discussed in the sociology of mass communication. However, it raises more passions than it does analyses and critical arguments. This article attempts to present the approach in all of its complexity and to situate it in relation to its critics. Indeed, if the effects of mass media in the formation and transmission of knowledge are no longer in doubt, cultivation theory represents one which is committed to rendering this visible

Topics: cultivation theory, construction of reality, media sociology, media effect, formation and transmission of knowledge, Communication. Mass media, P87-96
Publisher: Université Laval
Year: 2001
DOI identifier: 10.4000/communication.6526
OAI identifier:
Download PDF:
Sorry, we are unable to provide the full text but you may find it at the following location(s):
  • http://journals.openedition.or... (external link)
  • (external link)
  • (external link)
  • (external link)
  • Suggested articles

    To submit an update or takedown request for this paper, please submit an Update/Correction/Removal Request.