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Study Questions: Chapter 19

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1. What are simulacra and how are they related to mass culture?

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2. What two main characteristics did C. Wright Mills convey about mass media?

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3. What is disinformation and how does it work?

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4. What is junk food news and what are the categories of junk food news that Carl Jensen identified?

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5. What is the digital divide and what role do “info elites” play?

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