Ch 9: Print Media in the Digital Age

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Print Media in the Digital Age - Chapter Summary

Work through the lessons provided in this chapter on print media in the digital age at your own pace. You'll study the history and evolution of books, the role of books in mass communication and the modern and historical role of censorship in the book industry. Along with each lesson, a short self-assessment quiz tests your understanding of what you've learned. Utilize the Dashboard to monitor your progress through the chapter and submit any questions you have to one of our instructors. Once you complete these lessons, you should be able to:

  • Detail the history and evolution of books
  • Understand the role of books in mass communication
  • Detail modern and historical censorship in the book industry
  • Outline the types and usage of books in the digital age
  • Recognize the value of books in the digital age
  • Explain the origins of newspapers
  • Discuss various types of newspapers
  • Identify the catalysts of change in newspaper publishing
  • Describe the current trends in the newspaper industry
  • Give examples of the different types of magazines
  • Understand the role and power of advertisers in magazines
  • Discuss current trends in the magazine industry

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