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Adolescents, crime, and the media : a critical analysis

Author: Christopher J Ferguson
Publisher: New York, NY : Springer, ©2013.
Series: Advancing responsible adolescent development.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Document   Computer File : EnglishView all editions and formats

Bringing scientific rigor to a culturally and politically charged issue, this book transcends the nature/nurture debate. Examines media influences, adolescent brain development, misperception of  Read more...


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Material Type: Document
Document Type: Book, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Christopher J Ferguson
ISBN: 9781461467410 1461467411
OCLC Number: 932769721
Description: 1 recurso en línea.
Contents: Part 1: Media Depictions of Crime.- Chapter 1: Introduction: Crime and the Media.- Chapter 2: A History of Violence in the Media.- Chapter 3: Media Portrayals of Crime and Youth.- Chapter 4: Adolescents in the News Media.- Chapter 5: The "CSI Effect".- Part 2: Research on Media as a Cause of Crime.- Chapter 6: Television Violence.- Chapter 7: Video Games.- Chapter 8: Other Media.- Chapter 9: Pornography.- Chapter 10: Public Policy, Censorship and 1st Amendment Issues.
Series Title: Advancing responsible adolescent development.
Responsibility: Christopher J. Ferguson.


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Christopher Ferguson's book Children, Crime, and the Media: A Critical Analysis describes how the news media often speculates about a relationship between juvenile violence and violent video games, Read more...

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