A Collection of Articles on Entertaiment
Articles in this collection examine various aspects of entertaiment, including its historical context and societal impact. These articles are organized into a number of different categories to facilitate navigation and discovery. Click on a category to learn more about the topic.
Bates and Ferri (2010) describe entertainment as an activity that is understood objectively, includes communication between text and audience, relies on an external stimulus to exist, offers pleasure and involves passive audience activity.