ERIC Number: ED398142
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1992
Reference Count: N/A
Rethinking Democracy: Citizenship in the Media Age.
Silver, Rosalind, Ed.
Media & Values, n58 Spr 1992
This issue of "Media and Values" helps students acquire and evaluate media information in order to be effective citizens. The individual articles include: (1) "In the Light of the Fires" (Elizabeth Thoman); (2) "From Milton to Media" (Clay Jenkinson); (3) "Brave New World" (Paul Du Bois; Frances Moore Lappe); (4) "Making Politics Work" (Jay Rosen); (5) "The Paradox of Political Advertising" (Kathleen Jamieson); (6) "Not a Bang, But a Whimper" (Wally Bowen); (7) "Around the World: TV Campaigning Varies Widely" (Howard Frederick); and (8) "How Talk Radio Can Work For You" (Barbara Osborn). The issue concludes with a list of resources and other viewpoints. (EH)
Descriptors: Citizenship, Content Analysis, Controversial Issues (Course Content), Critical Thinking, Decision Making, Democracy, Mass Media Effects, Mass Media Role, Mass Media Use, Secondary Education, Social Studies, Values
Media & Values, 1962 S. Shenandoah, Los Angeles, CA 90034.
Publication Type: Guides - Non-Classroom; Collected Works - Serials
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Teachers; Practitioners
Authoring Institution: Canadian Society for Education Through Art, West Vancouver (British Columbia).
Note: "'Media & Values'...empowers the public by providing resources for critical awareness about media."