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mean world syndrome

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  • noun A phenomenon whereby violence-related content of mass media makes viewers believe that the world is more dangerous than it actually is.

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Coined by George Gerbner.

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  • You know, who tells the stories of a culture really governs human behavior... It used to be the parent, the school, the church, the community. Now it's a handful of global conglomerates that have nothing to tell, but a great deal to sell. George Gerbner (TV Researcher)

    September 30, 2010