ERIC Number: ED371860
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1993-Oct
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Adolescents and the Media.
Strasburgber, Victor C., Ed.; Comstock, George A., Ed.
Adolescent Medicine: State of the Art Reviews, v4 n3 Oct 1993
In the 1990s, the media represent the single most easily modifiable influence on children and adolescents. This series of articles offers medically oriented practitioners a review of current research on the influence of the media on children and adolescents. The 13 articles are: (1) "Children, Adolescents, and the Media: Five Crucial Issues" (Victor C. Strasburger); (2) "Media Violence: Q & A" (George Comstock and Victor C. Strasburger); (3) "Mass Media, Sex, and Sexuality" (Jane D. Brown and others); (4) "Effects of Media Alcohol Messages on Adolescent Audiences" (Charles K. Atkin); (5) "Television, Obesity, and Eating Disorders" (William H. Dietz); (6) "Sex Roles and Stereotyping on Television" (Nancy Signorielli); (7) "Pornography's Impact on Male Adolescents" (Neil M. Malamuth); (8) "Rock Music and Music Videos" (Robert L. Hendren and Victor C. Strasburger); (9) "Video Games" (Jeanne B. Funk); (10) "Adolescents, Parenting, and the Media in the Twenty-First Century" (David Elkind); (11) "Television and School Performance" (Michael Morgan); (12) "Alcohol and Cigarette Advertising: A Legal Primer" (Steven H. Shiffrin); and (13) "Killing Us Softly: Gender Roles in Advertising" (Jean Kilbourne). Each article includes references. (TJQ)
Descriptors: Academic Achievement, Adolescents, Advertising, Child Rearing, Children, Drinking, Eating Disorders, Mass Media, Mass Media Effects, Mass Media Role, Mass Media Use, Obesity, Pornography, Rock Music, Sex Stereotypes, Sexuality, Smoking, Video Games, Violence
Hanley and Belfus, Inc., 210 South 13th Street, Philadelphia, PA 19107 ($33).
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