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Culture for the Millions? Mass Media in Modern Society
Culture for the Millions Mass Media in Modern Society Author:Norman Jacobs James Baldwin, Oscar Handlin, Sidney Hook, Edward Shils, Arthur Schlesinger Jr., Hannah Arendt, Daniel Bell, Irving Kristol, Leo Lowenthal and others concerned with the production and distribution of culture offer a far-ranging inquiry into the possible effects, positive and negative, of contemporary television, radio, magazines and newspapers o... more »n the arts in modern America. Leo Rosten makes some "rigorously random remarks" on the dilemma of the intellectual in the age of mass media. And poet Randall Jarrell compares his own position with that of those English lyricists who, in the 18th century, were driven made by the Age of Enlightenment.
Edited by Norman Jacobs, with an introduction by Paul Lazarsfeld.« less