Media, Education and Culture

  • Researching Children's Popular Culture: The Cultural Spaces of Childhood book cover

    Researching Children's Popular Culture

    The Cultural Spaces of Childhood, 1st Edition

    By Claudia Mitchell, Jacqueline Reid-Walsh

    The place of childhood in popular culture is one that invites new readings both on childhood itself, but also on approaches to studying childhood. Discussing different methods of researching children's popular culture, they argue that the interplay of the age of the players, the status of their…

    Paperback – 2002-08-01
    Media, Education and Culture

  • Fans, Feminisms and 'Quality' Media book cover

    Fans, Feminisms and 'Quality' Media

    1st Edition

    By Lyn Thomas

    Fans, Feminisms and 'Quality' Media considers how long-running and popular radio and TV programmes such as Inspector Morse and The Archers participate in contemporary debates about ethnicity and national identity, gender and feminisms, and tradition and modernity. Examining the connections between…

    Paperback – 2002-07-25
    Media, Education and Culture

  • The Making of Citizens: Young People, News and Politics book cover

    The Making of Citizens

    Young People, News and Politics, 1st Edition

    By David Buckingham

    Based on research conducted in Britain and the US, The Making of Citizens traces the dynamic complexities of young people's interpretations of news, and their judgements about the ways in which key social and political issues are represented. Rather than bemoaning young people's ignorance, he…

    Paperback – 2000-02-03
    Media, Education and Culture

  • Teen Spirits: Music And Identity In Media Education book cover

    Teen Spirits

    Music And Identity In Media Education, 1st Edition

    By Dr Chris Richards, Chris Richards

    Relating to both the practice of teaching media studies and also to theoretical questions within media and cultural studies, this study examines pop music, media studies and the micro-cultural politics of adolescence. It argues that media education has neglected pop music, and that, as something of…

    Paperback – 1998-04-30
    Media, Education and Culture

  • Wired Up: Young People And The Electronic Media book cover

    Wired Up

    Young People And The Electronic Media, 1st Edition

    Edited by Sue Howard

    For many years now, studies rejecting the idea of a direct causal link between the media and children's behaviour and beliefs, have been generating insights into children's interactions with all kinds of media forms. This book is designed as an accessible introduction to these important research…

    Paperback – 1998-03-23
    Media, Education and Culture

  • Teaching Popular Culture: Beyond Radical Pedagogy book cover

    Teaching Popular Culture

    Beyond Radical Pedagogy, 1st Edition

    Edited by David Buckingham

    Teaching about the media and popular culture has been a major concern for radical educators. Yet in recent years, the hyperbolic rhetoric of "critical pedagogy" has come under attack, not only from theoretical perspectives such as feminism, anti-racism and postmodernism, but also in The Light Of…

    Paperback – 1998-02-10
    Media, Education and Culture