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ERIC Number: EJ097148
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Publication Date: 1973
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Mass Society, Mass Media and the Transformation of Minority Identity
Singer, Benjamin D.
British Journal of Sociology, 24, 20, 140-150, Jun 73
Argues that the compression of poverty and resultant weakening of local relationships in the ghetto, combined with a widespread involvement with television and other mass media, created an orientation toward a larger symbolic black community, and transformed ghetto residents into black revolutionaries. (SF)
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