ERIC Number: ED163215
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1978
Reference Count: 0
New Directions in Mass Communications Policy: Implications for Citizen Education and Participation.
This paper, the second in a series of five on the current state of citizen education, focuses on mass communication. The following topics are discussed: communications today; the system of freedom of expression; social science research on the media (includes the audience and public information); minorities and the media; public broadcasting; television: violence and children's programming; public service advertising (includes advocacy advertising and free speech messages); the Communications Act of 1978; communication technologies; and the communication system and the future. (EM)
Publication Type: Books
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Office of Education (DHEW), Washington, DC. Citizen Education Staff.
Note: For related documents see CE 018 713-717