Posts Tagged ‘uses&grats’

Uses and Gratification

February 10, 2014

Personal identity:
Information
Entertainment
Social interactions

Personal identity:
-empathy knowing how a character feels.
-Recognized expression
-how things have change and how we can relate to that
-“what would I do in that situation”
Information: News, advertisements, non-fiction, documentaries
Entertainment: escapism, humour, excitement, fear

Social interaction: where you talk about the text etc