GRE Reading Comprehension: JiJing 352-GRE阅读机经352篇 - 15E8MOAC3ABM15PPJ

The author of the passage attributes the influence of British periodicals in shaping public opinion in the nineteenth century in part to A. a growing public interest in reading opinion pieces B. an increase in the relative number of readers from the middle and upper classes C. changes in the way in which magazines were distributed D. magazines' increased coverage of theater and popular entertainment E. changes in magazine format that attracted a wider readership