ERIC Number: ED407359
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1993
Reference Count: N/A
Global Communication, for the Powerful or the People? Media & Values 61.
Silver, Rosalind, Ed.
Media & Values, n61 p1-24 Win 1993
This issue of "Media & Values" explores the growing influence of mass media and how that influence is concentrated in the hands of a few powerful individuals or corporations. The essays present various interpretations of that influence and the implications for the world. Articles include: (1) "All Power to the Conglomerate" (Stewart Hoover); (2) "Exported Images: Boon or Invasion?" (J. Richard Munro; Tom Englehardt); (3) "Out of Africa!" (Ezekiel Makunike); (4) "Guidelines for Process Reporting"; (5) "Disaster Pornography from Somalia" (Rakiya Omaar, Alex de Waal); (6) "The Paradox of Communication" (Phil Harris); (7) "Communicating for Justice"; (8) "Brave New World" (Howard Frederick); (9) "Listen to the Beat of World Music" (Barbara Osborn); (10) "Resources for a Global Village"; and (11) "Media Are the World" (Elizabeth Thoman). (EH)
Descriptors: Foreign Countries, Global Education, Mass Media, Mass Media Effects, Mass Media Role, Secondary Education, Social Studies, Values
Center for Media Literacy, 1962 S. Shenandoah, Los Angeles, CA 90034; telephone: 310-559-2944 ($3).
Publication Type: Collected Works - Serials
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Practitioners; Teachers
Authoring Institution: Media Action Research Center, Los Angeles, CA.
Identifiers - Location: Africa