The mass media are diversified media technologies which are intended to reach large audience by mass communication but technology varies based on the communication. Electronically information can be transmitted through broadcast media such as, film, television, radio and recorded music. Newspaper, book, pamphlet or comics are physical objects and they come under print media. Under mass media public speaking and event organizing will also come. Internet and mobile mass communication comes under digital media. Internet media provides services of mass media, like email, websites, blogs, and internet based radio and television. Mass media targets very large market like entire population of a country.
Journal Article is sometimes called a Scientific Article, a Peer-Reviewed Article, or a Scholarly Research Article. Together, journal articles in a particular field are often referred to as The Literature.
Journal articles are most often Primary Research Articles. However, they can also be Review Articles. These types of articles have different aims and requirements. Sometimes, an article describes a new tool or method.
Because articles in scientific journals are specific, meticulously cited and peer-reviewed, journal databases are the best place to look for information on previous research on your species. Without a background in the field, journal articles may be hard to understand - however, you do not need to understand an entire article to be able to get valuable information from it.
Last date updated on July, 2014