ERIC Number: ED407361
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1993
Reference Count: N/A
Media and Violence. Part Two: Searching for Solutions. Media & Values 63.
Silver, Rosalind, Ed.
Media & Values, n63 p1-24 Fall 1993
This issue of "Media & Values" explores the influence of mass media and violence in society. The essays present various interpretations of that influence and the implications for the society. A special section entitled "Forum: Searching for Solutions" contains 5 articles. Articles include: (1) "20 Ways to Create a Culture of Caring" (Jay Dover); (2) "Superbowl Commercial Raises Awareness"; (3) "Banding Together for Change"; (4) "Imagine...A Media of Meaning" (Elizabeth Thoman); and (5) "Taking A Stand Against Violent News" (Barbara Osborn). Other articles in the issue are (1) "Challenging the Myths of Media Violence" (Rosalind Silver); (2) "Like Money in the Bank" (Elayne Rapping); (3) "Media Must Tell Truth about Violence" (Deborah Prothrow-Stith); (4) "New Heroes for a New Age" (Arthur Kanegis); (5) "Now, A Word from Mother" (Megan Rosenfeld); (6) "No More Blood at Eleven" (Kitty Felde); (7) "What's Wrong with the Ratings" (Barbara Wilson); and (8) "What Other Countries Do about Ratings" (Joel Federman). (EH)
Descriptors: Mass Media, Mass Media Effects, Mass Media Role, Secondary Education, Social Studies, Telecommunications, Television Viewing, Values, Violence
Center for Media Literacy, 1962 S. Shenandoah, Los Angeles, CA 90034; telephone: 310-559-2944 ($3.50).
Publication Type: Collected Works - Serials
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Practitioners; Teachers
Authoring Institution: Media Action Research Center, Los Angeles, CA.
Note: For related items, see SO 028 077-081. Journal subtitle: "A Cornerstone of the Media Literacy Movement."