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ERIC Number: ED408214
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1991
Pages: 37
Abstractor: N/A
Reference Count: N/A
ISBN: N/A
ISSN: ISSN-0149-6980
Fatal Attraction: The Selling of Addiction. Special Double Issue.
Silver, Rosalind, Ed.; Thoman, Elizabeth, Ed.
Media & Values, n54-44 Spr-Sum 1991
This issue of "Media & Values" provides essays and teaching ideas for addressing the influence of the media in society and the growing incidence of addiction. Articles in this issue include: (1) "Culture of Addiction" (Rosalind Silver); (2) "Crack and the Box" (Pete Hamill); (3) "When It Comes to Drugs, Beware the Censor's Fix" (David Musto); (4) "How Free is Commercial Speech?" (Steven Shiffrin; Kerry Gerot); (5) "Deadly Persuasion" (Jean Kilbourne); (6) "Cigarettes Under Fire" (Richard Pollay); (7) "The More Things Change..."; (8) "Anti-Smoking Campaign Fights Fire with Ads" (Eric Vollmer); (9) "Alcohol and Television" (Kathryn Montgomery); (10) "How Advertisers Sell Addiction"; (11) "The Selling of Addiction to Women" (Carol Moog); (12) "Learning from Television: Commercials Influence Kids"; (13) "Cultural Dynamics Mold Hispanic Marketing" (Bruce Maxwell; Michael Jacobson); (14) "Cancer is an Equal Opportunity Disease" (Marilyn Kern-Foxworth); (15) "Giants in the Advertising World" (Beth White); (16) "The New Third World Fight Is over Tobacco" (David Holley); (17) "Resources for Follow-Up"; and (18) "Just Say Yes to Media Literacy" (Elizabeth Thoman). (EH)
Center for Media Literacy, 1962 South Shenandoah, Los Angeles, CA 90034; telephone: (310) 559-2944 ($5).
Publication Type: Collected Works - Serials; Guides - Non-Classroom
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Practitioners; Teachers
Language: English
Sponsor: N/A
Authoring Institution: Center for Media and Values, Los Angeles, CA.
Note: For the kit of the same title, see ED 395 865.