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Media Literacy Reference
The United States has the highest rates of teenage pregnancy and birth in the Western industrialized world, and research indicates that television and other mass media are important sources of sexual information for young people. The purpose of this study was to determine if a teen-led, media literacy curriculum focused...
Media Literacy Reference
The author examines the concern in the United States that popular culture's representations of people and their actions will influence the identities and actions of adolescents, and he questions why literacy teachers and scholars have not examined more closely the ways in which reading and writing are presented in popular...
Media Literacy Reference
The article focuses on a study which evaluates the informed media literacy program delivered to young adolescent audience with high-risk eating disorder development. It cites that the program is designed to target media internalization in the leading issues of bulimia and severe dietary restrictions. The study's program investigates mixed-sex, 13-year-old...
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