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  • Sex, Love, and Romance in the Mass Media

    Analysis and Criticism of Unrealistic Portrayals and Their Influence, 1st Edition

    By Mary-Lou Galician

    This accessible yet research-based text offers both foundational theories and practical applications of analysis and criticism of mass media portrayals of sex, love, and romance in a wide variety of mass media, from entertainment to advertising to news. The multidisciplinary methodological…

    Paperback – 2003-10-01
    Routledge Communication Series

  • Impact of New Technology on the Traditional Media

    A Special Issue of trends in Communication, 1st Edition

    Edited by David Ward

    Dedicated to the theme of the impact of technology on the media, this special issue evaluates the extent to which technology is actually changing the mass media and whether these changes represent a fundamental restructuring of the industries in the short, medium, and long term. The different…

    Paperback – 2003-07-01

  • Children, Teens, Families, and Mass Media

    The Millennial Generation, 1st Edition

    By Rose M. Kundanis

    This text provides a survey of the relationship between children and those mass media found in the home--radio, television, and the Internet. Using a theory-based approach, with attention to developmental, gender, ethnic, and generational differences, author Rose M. Kundanis explores the nature of…

    Paperback – 2003-06-01
    Routledge Communication Series

  • Media Psychology

    1st Edition

    By David Giles

    Media Psychology examines the impact that 21st century media use has on human behavior, from teenage crushes on pop stars to soap fandom in adulthood. It brings together North American communication research with European media research in a variety of disciplines--psychology, sociology,…

    Paperback – 2003-02-01

  • African American Communication

    Examining the Complexities of Lived Experiences, 2nd Edition

    By Michael L. Hecht, Michael L. Hecht, Ronald L. Jackson, Sidney A. Ribeau

    What communicative experiences are particular to African Americans? How do many African Americans define themselves culturally? How do they perceive intracultural and intercultural communication? These questions are answered in this second edition of African American Communication: Exploring…

    Paperback – 2002-09-01
    Routledge Communication Series

  • Critical Literacy in A Digital Era

    Technology, Rhetoric, and the Public interest, 1st Edition

    By Barbara Warnick

    Critical Literacy in a Digital Era offers an examination of the persuasive approaches used in discussions on and about the Internet. Its aim is to increase awareness of what is assumed, unquestioned, and naturalized in our media experience. Using a critical literacy framework for her analysis,…

    Paperback – 2001-11-01

  • Children and Their Changing Media Environment

    A European Comparative Study, 1st Edition

    Edited by Sonia Livingstone, Moira Bovill

    Focusing on the meanings, uses, and impacts of new media in childhood, family life, peer culture, and the relation between home and school, this volume sets out to address many of the questions, fears, and hopes regarding the changing place of media in the lives of today's children and young people…

    Paperback – 2001-05-01
    Routledge Communication Series

  • G Is for Growing

    Thirty Years of Research on Children and Sesame Street, 1st Edition

    Edited by Shalom M. Fisch, Rosemarie T. Truglio

    This volume--a collection and synthesis of key research studies since the program's inception over three decades ago--serves as a marker of the significant role that Sesame Street plays in the education and socialization of young children. Editors Shalom M. Fisch and Rosemarie T. Truglio have…

    Paperback – 2000-11-01
    Routledge Communication Series

  • 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

  • Origins of Mass Communications Research During the American Cold War

    Educational Effects and Contemporary Implications, 1st Edition

    By Timothy Glander

    In this critical examination of the beginnings of mass communications research in the United States, written from the perspective of an educational historian, Timothy Glander uses archival materials that have not been widely studied to document, contextualize, and interpret the dominant expressions…

    Paperback – 1999-12-01
    Sociocultural, Political, and Historical Studies in Education

  • Mass Media Education in Transition

    Preparing for the 21st Century, 1st Edition

    By Thomas Dickson

    Media educators have long been debating the nature and purpose of media education. Issues relating to new technologies and the changing state of the media industry are ongoing concerns, but some of the most difficult questions go to the actual structure of media education itself: Is it best…

    Hardback – 1999-08-01
    Routledge Communication Series

  • Entertainment-Education

    A Communication Strategy for Social Change, 1st Edition

    By Arvind Singhal, Everett Rogers

    Arvind Singhal and Everett M. Rogers have developed this unique volume focused on the history and development of entertainment-education. This approach to communication is the process of designing and implementing a media message to both entertain and educate to increase audience members' knowledge…

    Paperback – 1999-07-01
    Routledge Communication Series

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