mass culture

(noun) The culture disseminated by mass media.

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Usage Notes:

  • Plural: mass cultures

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How to Cite the Definition of Mass Culture

ASA – American Sociological Association (5th edition)

Bell, Kenton, ed. 2013. “mass culture.” In Open Education Sociology Dictionary. Retrieved January 23, 2019 (https://sociologydictionary.org/mass-culture/).

APA – American Psychological Association (6th edition)

mass culture. (2013). In K. Bell (Ed.), Open education sociology dictionary. Retrieved from https://sociologydictionary.org/mass-culture/

Chicago/Turabian: Author-Date – Chicago Manual of Style (16th edition)

Bell, Kenton, ed. 2013. “mass culture.” In Open Education Sociology Dictionary. Accessed January 23, 2019. https://sociologydictionary.org/mass-culture/.

MLA – Modern Language Association (7th edition)

“mass culture.” Open Education Sociology Dictionary. Ed. Kenton Bell. 2013. Web. 23 Jan. 2019. <https://sociologydictionary.org/mass-culture/>.