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The international handbook of children, media and culture

Author: Kirsten Drotner
Publisher: Los Angeles [u.a.] : SAGE, 2008.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : 1. publView all editions and formats

Why are the media such a crucial part of children's daily lives? Are they becoming more important, more influential, and in what ways? Addressing such questions, this work presents cases to uncover  Read more...


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Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Kirsten Drotner
ISBN: 141292832X 9781412928328
OCLC Number: 230001342
Description: XXI, 537 S. : ill. ; 26 cm.
Contents: CONTINUITIES AND CHANGE Culture-Nature and the Construction of Childhood - Alan Prout The Child in the Picture - Patricia Holland Managing Monsters - Dan Fleming Videogames and the 'Mediatization' of the Toy Harlequin Meets the SIMS - Jacqueline Reid-Walsh A History of Interactive Narrative Media for Children and Youth From Early Flap Books to Contemporary Multi Media PROBLEMATICS Making Waves - Chas Critcher Panic Discourses about the Media and Children or Young People, Past and Present Children and Media in the Context of the Home and Family - Stewart Hoover and Lynn Schofield Clark Reality and Fantasy in Media - Maire Messenger Davies Can Children Tell the Difference and How Do We Know? Mobile Emancipation - Rich Ling and Leslie Haddon Children, Youth and the Mobile Phone The Mediated Playground - Dafna Lemish Media in Early Childhood Dividing Delights - Jane Kenway and Elizabeth Bullen Children, Adults and the Search for Sales Horror Films and Youthful Film Cultures - Anne Jerslev Learning Theory, Videogames, and Popular Culture - James Gee CULTURES AND CONTEXTS Children and Media - David Buckingham A Cultural Studies Approach The African Reception of Global Media - Larry Strelitz and Priscilla Boshoff Relations Between Globalization and Localization - Jette Rygaard Young People's Media Culture in Greenland Games and Media - Maria Heller The Acquisition of Social Structure and Social Rules Uses of Media - Stephanie Donald Participant Researchers in Asian Contexts Media and Girls' Issues in China - Bu Wei Media as Strategy for Gender Equality Contextualizing Media Competencies Amongst Young People in Indian Culture - Usha Nayar and Amita Bhide Interface with Globalization Youth, Media and Culture in the Arab World - Marwan Kraidy and Joe Khalil Situated Media Appropriations in Brazil - Norbert Wildermuth Imagination, Empowerment and Exclusion Has Television Become a Connecting Culture? - Letizia Caronia and Andre H. Caron A Cross-Cultural Study PERSPECTIVES Trans-National Media Mixing - Mizuko Ito Cultural Production and Exchange in International Anime Cultures Japanese Young People, Media and Everyday Life - Toshie Takahashi Towards the De-Westernising of Media Studies New Visions of Literacy - Renee Hobbs The Great Debates Continue From Parental Control to Peer Pressure - Dominique Pasquier Cultural Transmission and Conformism The Commodification of Kids' Culture - Janet Wasko Media and Communications Regulation and Child Protection - David Oswell An Overview of the Field Facilitating Political Participation - Peter Dahlgren Young Citizens, Internet and Civic Cultures Children's Communication Rights - Cees Hamelink Beyond Intentions
Other Titles: Children, media and culture
Responsibility: ed. by Kirsten Drotner ...


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This volume breaks new ground. Its ambitious goal is to deliver a holistic approach to children's culture... Sonia Livingstone and Kirsten Drotner are well equipped for the job of attempting such a Read more...

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