Advertising surrounds us in the modern world. Ads are designed to influence our behavior in many ways. Some influence us to quit smoking, while others are designed to get us to buy the latest technological advance. This title will help you think about advertising and the many issues facing consumers today. Find out some of the effects of advertising on society. Explore the line between a world in which we all are able to find what we need and a world in which our behavior is controlled by mega corporations. Book jacket.