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A General history of the science and practice of music

Author: John Hawkins
Publisher: London : Novello, Ewer & Co. ; New York : J.L. Peters, 1875.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : A new edView all editions and formats
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Examines how we have allowed media to bombard our children's lives and offers practical advice on countering the incessant parade of images that frighten, intrigue, and influence America's kids.
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Genre/Form: Criticism, interpretation, etc
Portraits
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Hawkins, John, Sir, 1719-1789.
General history of the science and practice of music.
London : Novello, Ewer & Co. ; New York : J.L. Peters, 1875
(OCoLC)551243986
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: John Hawkins
OCLC Number: 1243094
Notes: Paged continuously.
Vol. III has title: A General history of the science and practice of music, by Sir John Hawkins. Supplementary volume of portraits. 1853.
"Life of Sir John Hawkins, compiled from original sources": p. iii-xii.
"Collection of fac-similes, &c., from ancient manuscripts": p. 941-963.
Reproduction Notes: Also available as electronic reproduction. Chicago : University of Chicago Library, [2006].
Description: 3 volumes : frontispiece (volumes 3), illustrations, facsimiles, portraits, diagrams ; 28 cm
Details: Master and use copy. Digital Master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002
Contents: At home with the other parent --
It's all about money --
Sex sells --
Media violence : in harm's way --
The selling of kids as consumers --
The politics of media and kids --
The power of campaign cash --
It all starts at home --
Calling the media industry to account --
Protecting the public interest --
The challenge of citizen action.
Responsibility: by Sir John Hawkins.

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Examines how we have allowed media to bombard our children's lives and offers practical advice on countering the incessant parade of images that frighten, intrigue, and influence America's kids.

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