Do media portrayals of affluence foster feelings of relative deprivation? [electronic resource] exploring a path model of social comparison and materialism on television viewers' life dissatisfaction /

by Yang, Hyeseung.

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School:Pennsylvania State University

School Location:USA - Pennsylvania

Source Type:Master's Thesis

Keywords:television materialism social comparison relative deprivation media portrayals life satisfaction


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