By Karl Erik Rosengren
An research of the use and results of tv, video and tune the place the patron isn't noticeable as a passive item yet as an energetic topic .
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In a similar but different vein, the position of the metropolitan press has been weakened in non-metropolitan areas, while the circulation of middle-sized local and regional newspapers has increased, as has the size of each issue. In 1993, there were five Swedish TV channels reaching substantial portions of the Swedish audience: two licence-financed public service channels, one commercial public service channel, and two commercial channels. The former three are terrestrial, the latter two are distributed by satellite and cable.
The great publishing houses have grown more market-oriented (witness, for instance, the many book clubs providing mainstream entertainment to a broad middle class) and less oriented towards a narrow cultural élite. Radio, once a great cultural, religious and political educator of national importance, to a large extent has become a medium for testing and launching hit music and/ or for local small talk and advertisements (see below). In the wings, commercial radio is waiting for its time to come.
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