Psychology of the Media

David Giles, Nigel James Holt (Editor), Rob Lewis (Editor)

Research output: Book/ReportEdited book


From newspapers to social networking sites, the mass media play a huge role in shaping the way we see ourselves and others.

In this engaging introduction, Giles explores our relationship with the media, looking at the effects of advertising, celebrity worship and media influence on violent behaviour.

Whatever your level of study, this introduction will help you to evaluate the full reach of the media in our lives.
Original languageEnglish
PublisherSpringer Nature
ISBN (Print)9780230249868
Publication statusPublished - 20 Aug 2010

Publication series

NameInsights in Psychology


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