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ERIC Number: EJ476383
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1993
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Reference Count: 0
ISSN: ISSN-0021-3667
The Adult Learner, the News Media, and the Third World: Suppressing and Facilitating Critical Thinking.
Shor, Francis
Journal of General Education, v42 n4 p225-37 1993
Suggests that news media play a major role in shaping adult college students' views and in suppressing critical thinking. Reports on Wayne State University students' perceptions of the Gulf War, linking those perceptions to the media. Describes the use of class discussion in a media literacy and critical thinking course. Includes the Gulf War questionnaire. (MAB)
Publication Type: Opinion Papers; Journal Articles
Education Level: N/A
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Language: English
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