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Media Literacy Reference
Examines several variables which hindered the development of media education in the United States (U.S.). Identification of these variables; Comparison of media education in the U.S. and other countries; Why it is difficult for Americans to embrace national educational policies; Examination of discussions with U.S. education schools; Development of media...
Media Literacy Reference
Examines several perspectives on media literacy education throughout the world, focusing on the United States. Definition of media literacy; Reference to patterns in media training; Assessment of the importance of media literacy; Characteristics of media literacy projects; Why comprehensive collaboration in educational structures is necessary.
Media Literacy Reference
Presents historical information on the evolution of media education in the United Kingdom, and its emergence beyond protectionism. Comparison of media education in the United States and Britain; Analysis of the book entitled 'Culture and Environment: The Training of Critical Awareness'; Examination of discussions on teaching and learning in media...
Media Literacy Reference
Presents information on articles featured in the January 1, 1998 issue of the 'Journal of Communication,' which focused on media literacy and media education. Range of definitions for both media and literacy; Names of authors who wrote the articles; Perceptions on the application of media education.
Media Literacy Reference
An experiment with 5-7- and 10-12-year-old children compared 2 approaches to mediating children's violent television viewing. Factual mediation provided children with facts about a violent program's production techniques. Evaluative mediation provided negative evaluations of the program's characters. The findings revealed that evaluative mediation was the most effective strategy for promoting...
Media Literacy Reference
Highlights the development of a theoretical base to aid in the understanding of media literacy and its social functions. Examination of contextual media aesthetics; Reference to definitions of media literacy; Construction of a model of media literacy; What media literacy lacks.
Media Literacy Reference
Examines differing perspectives of media literacy, while suggesting that there is little concensus on its definition. Ouline of media content literacy; Importance of media content; Examination of media grammar literacy and medium literacy.
Media Literacy Reference
Presents information on the emergence of media literacy. Explanation and definition of media literacy; Diversity of approaches, philosophies and goals of media education; Reference to the National Media Literacy Conference held in Los Angeles, California, in 1996; Examination of seven debates on media literacy; What the future of media literacy...
Media Literacy Reference
Presents information on media literacy, while highlighting media language. Examination of visual aspects of media language; Distinctive characteristics of media language; Role of analogical thinking in visual literacy; Analysis of the syntax of visual language.
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