ERIC Number: EJ554674
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1997
Reference Count: 0
Media Literacy and Violence. Classroom Focus.
Hepburn, Mary A.
Social Education, v61 n5 ps1-4 Sep 1997
Provides background information and learning activities for six areas of inquiry concerning media literacy and violence. These are (1) "Monitoring 'Action' in TV Cartoons"; (2) "To Market, To Market (Share)"; (3) "What's 'Educational' Anyway"; (4) "Rating the TV Rating System"; (5) "Nine Risks of TV Violence"; and (6) "Teenagers in the News." (MJP)
Descriptors: Content Analysis, Critical Viewing, Elementary Secondary Education, Journalism, Learning Activities, Mass Media Effects, Mass Media Role, Popular Culture, Programming (Broadcast), Social Indicators, Social Problems, Social Studies, Socialization, Television, Television Research, Television Surveys, Television Viewing, Violence
Publication Type: Guides - Classroom - Teacher; Journal Articles
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Teachers; Practitioners
Authoring Institution: N/A