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Q: In what ways does the media help foster appreciation for diversity
A: The demographic makeup of United States society has changed dramatically in the last 25 years, and it will continue to change. [ [ Living and working in our society will require that each of us become increasingly aware of the challenge of cultural change. This provides an overview of the concept of cultural diversity and thus the following developments are as follows ; ? Increase your awareness
of the various dimensions of diversity. ? Examine your own cultural identity and how that identity affects your relationships with others. ? Become more aware of your own attitudes, perceptions, and feelings about various aspects of diversity. ? Make a commitment to increase your understanding of diversity issues. ]
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User: What challenges does the United States face due to the diversity of its people

User: In what ways does the media help foster appreciation for diversity

Weegy: The demographic makeup of United States society has changed dramatically in the last 25 years, and it will continue to change. [ [ Living and working in our society will require that each of us become increasingly aware of the challenge of cultural change. This provides an overview of the concept of cultural diversity and thus the following developments are as follows ; ? Increase your awareness of the various dimensions of diversity. ? Examine your own cultural identity and how that identity affects your relationships with others. ? Become more aware of your own attitudes, perceptions, and feelings about various aspects of diversity. ? Make a commitment to increase your understanding of diversity issues. ]
bongche|Points 1684|

User: In what ways does the media help foster appreciation for diversity? Provide examples to support your assertion

Weegy: If anything, I think media first encourages tolerance of diversity (by introducing us to types of people we may not normally encounter) and then we are later led to a greater appreciation of said diversity. [ [ Also, by learning about diverse cultures (i.e. their cuisine, land, customs, etc) we may find a common ground or a point which we may find fascinating, leading to our appreciation of that culture. ]
scijoe21|Points 785|

User: In what ways does the media perpetuate stereotyping and prejudice

Weegy: Media stereotypes are inevitable, especially in the advertising, entertainment and news industries, which need as wide an audience as possible to quickly understand information. [ Stereotypes act like codes that give audiences a quick, common understanding of a person or group of people?usually relating to their class, ethnicity or race, gender, sexual orientation, social role or occupation. But stereotypes can be problematic. They can: reduce a wide range of differences in people to simplistic categorizations transform assumptions about particular groups of people into "realities" be used to justify the position of those in power perpetuate social prejudice and inequality More often than not, the groups being stereotyped have little to say about how they are represented. This section comments on common media stereotypes and examines some of the root causes of stereotypical portrayals, including lack of diversity behind the scenes in newsrooms and film studios. The section explores the impact of stereotyping on self-image and the development of attitudes among the young, and it showcases efforts to counter stereotyping with alternative programming. It also outlines diversity guidelines for the broadcasting industry, as well as government policies to promote fair and equitable portrayals in Canadian media. ]
jher000|Points 7101|

User: How might individuals and the United States work together to reduce prejudice and increase appreciation for diversity

Weegy: Only through an acknowledgment of the prejudicial learnings can the misinformation be openly discussed and dealt with in a way which is likely to bring about change. [ It is clear that if we can?t talk about it, we surely can?t change it. ]
smp0784|Points 3067|

User: How might individuals in the United States work together to reduce prejudice and increase appreciation for diversity

Weegy: Only through an acknowledgment of the prejudicial learnings can the misinformation be openly discussed and dealt with in a way which is likely to bring about change. [ It is clear that if we can?t talk about it, we surely can?t change it. ]
smp0784|Points 3067|

User: How are the individuals in the United States can work together to reduce prejudice and increase appreciation for diversity

Weegy: Only through an acknowledgment of the prejudicial learnings can the misinformation be openly discussed and dealt with in a way which is likely to bring about change. [ It is clear that if we can?t talk about it, we surely can?t change it. ]
smp0784|Points 3067|

User: How might individuals in the United States work together to reduce prejudice

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