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Abundance

Pablo J. Boczkowski

in Abundance: On the Experience of Living in a World of Information Plenty

Published in print:
2021
Published Online:
May 2021
ISBN:
9780197565742
eISBN:
9780197565780
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780197565742.003.0001
Subject:
Political Science, Democratization

Chapter 1 situates the contemporary focus of this book in historical perspective by summarizing the main findings from studies of previous eras that had a massive surge in the amount of information ... More


Scarcity

Pablo J. Boczkowski

in Abundance: On the Experience of Living in a World of Information Plenty

Published in print:
2021
Published Online:
May 2021
ISBN:
9780197565742
eISBN:
9780197565780
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780197565742.003.0006
Subject:
Political Science, Democratization

Chapter 6 takes stock of the main empirical findings detailed in chapters 2 through 5; reflects on their key implications for media, culture, and society; examines how the distinct analytical and ... More


Abundance: On the Experience of Living in a World of Information Plenty

Pablo J. Boczkowski

Published in print:
2021
Published Online:
May 2021
ISBN:
9780197565742
eISBN:
9780197565780
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780197565742.001.0001
Subject:
Political Science, Democratization

The book examines the experience of living in a society that has more information available to the public than ever before. It focuses on the interpretations, emotions, and practices of dealing with ... More


Platforms

Pablo J. Boczkowski

in Abundance: On the Experience of Living in a World of Information Plenty

Published in print:
2021
Published Online:
May 2021
ISBN:
9780197565742
eISBN:
9780197565780
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780197565742.003.0003
Subject:
Political Science, Democratization

Chapter 3 is devoted to social media. The survey reveals the role of age over socioeconomic status and gender as the prime determinant of platform access and use. The interviews show that people ... More


Screens

Pablo J. Boczkowski

in Abundance: On the Experience of Living in a World of Information Plenty

Published in print:
2021
Published Online:
May 2021
ISBN:
9780197565742
eISBN:
9780197565780
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780197565742.003.0002
Subject:
Political Science, Democratization

Chapter 2 focuses on the experience of using three types of personal screens: mobile phones, personal computers, and television sets. The survey shows that age trumps socioeconomic status and gender ... More


Entertainment

Pablo J. Boczkowski

in Abundance: On the Experience of Living in a World of Information Plenty

Published in print:
2021
Published Online:
May 2021
ISBN:
9780197565742
eISBN:
9780197565780
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780197565742.003.0005
Subject:
Political Science, Democratization

Chapter 5 focuses on the reception of entertainment. The survey reveals that the top three entertainment activities among the respondents are watching television, listening to music, and being on ... More


News

Pablo J. Boczkowski

in Abundance: On the Experience of Living in a World of Information Plenty

Published in print:
2021
Published Online:
May 2021
ISBN:
9780197565742
eISBN:
9780197565780
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780197565742.003.0004
Subject:
Political Science, Democratization

Chapter 4 centers on news reception. The survey indicates that broadcast media represent the dominant source of information and that socioeconomic status is more important in predicting patterns of ... More


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