ERIC Number: ED438943
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1999
Reference Count: N/A
News on Children and Violence on the Screen, 1997-1999.
von Feilitzen, Cecilia, Ed.
News on Children and Violence on the Screen, v1-3 1997-1999
This document is comprised of the 1997 through 1999 newsletters of the UNESCO International Clearinghouse on Children and Violence on the Screen, published three times a year. It provides topical information on research findings concerning children and media violence, children's media use, and activities aiming to limit gratuitous media violence. Volume 1 (1997) includes articles dealing with global awareness of children and media violence, television ratings systems, children's emotional responses to television viewing, and children's participation in media activities. Volume 2 (1998) contains articles on the power of culture, the Internet, violence in various media, children's broadcasting in various countries, emotional responses to television viewing, government efforts to deal with media violence, and media education. Volume 3 (1999) includes a special issue on a UNESCO meeting on sexual abuse of children, child pornography, and pedophilia on the Internet. Regular features include information on international meetings, organizations, and new publications. (KB)
Descriptors: Children, Childrens Television, Cultural Influences, Emotional Response, Foreign Countries, Government Role, Internet, Mass Media, Mass Media Effects, Mass Media Role, Mass Media Use, Newsletters, Periodicals, Pornography, Sexual Abuse, Television Viewing, Violence
UNESCO International Clearinghouse on Children and Violence on the Screen, Nordicom, Goteborg University, Box 713, SE-405 30 Goteborg, Sweden; Tel: 46-8-16-28-64; Fax: 46-8-661-03-04; Web site: http://www.nordicom.gu.se.
Publication Type: Collected Works - Serials
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: United Nations Educational, Scientific, and Cultural Organization, Goteborg (Sweden). International Clearinghouse on Children and Violence on the Screen.; Nordic Documentation Center for Mass Communication Research, Aarhus (Denmark).