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ERIC Number: EJ604659
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 2000
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ISSN: ISSN-1081-3004
"The Writers Are Getting Kind of Desperate": Young Adolescents, Television, and Literacy.
Fisherkeller, JoEllen
Journal of Adolescent & Adult Literacy, v43 n7 p596-606 Apr 2000
Argues that adolescents have tacit understandings about television as a system of communication with specific values and purposes. Suggests that students' everyday, informal knowledge of popular media can be an informal resource for developing more of their critical and creative sensibilities and expressiveness. Offers strategies to help students thrive in a world loaded with multiple forms of communication. (SR)
Publication Type: Guides - Classroom - Teacher; Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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Language: English
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