Select a topic presented in one of the Weeks 1-5 readings and develop an original argument that explains how your topic is significant to the fields of psychology and media, the psychology of media, using media for psychology, etc. In other words: how does your selected topic impact, support, or challenge the authors’ established position or research goals. Your analysis should be rooted in the texts from Weeks 1-5 and incorporate reference to at least two of the common sources from class to support your argument. Your argument should also incorporate reference from two additional peer-reviewed sources you locate through independent searching. Your paper should include a 100-150 word abstract and a cover letter.
(4–5 pages; choose a citation style appropriate to your discipline; 10% of total course grade)