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ERIC Number: EJ548770
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1996
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ISSN: ISSN-0021-9916
Dynamic Social Impact: The Creation of Culture by Communication.
Latane, Bibb
Journal of Communication, v46 n4 p13-25 Aut 1996
Presents a theory of how individuals located in social space influence each other to create higher order patterns of cultural structure. Presents the theory as five propositions and six derivations, arguing that Dynamic Social Impact Theory accounts for four key features of culture: regional clustering, correlations among cultural elements, consolidation of minorities, and continuing diversity. (SR)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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Language: English
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