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Title Handbook of children and the media / [edited by] Dorothy G. Singer, Jerome L. Singer

Publ Info Thousand Oaks, Calif. : Sage Publications, [2012]
Edition Second edition
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Descript xvii, 803 pages : illustrations ; 27 cm
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Note Includes bibliographical references and indexes
Contents The popular media as educators and socializers of growing children -- How children use the media : the use of television and other screen media / George Comstock, Erica Scharrer -- The role of reading for children and adolescents in a digital age / Roger Desmond -- Children and new technologies / Todd Tarpley -- Digital media and youth : games, internet, and development / Kaveri Subrahmanyam, Patricia Greenfield -- Social networking, social gaming, texting / Yong Zhao, Wei Qiu, Naiyi Xie -- Cognitive functions and school-readiness skills : attention, comprehension, and the educational influences of television and other electronic media / David S. Bickham, Marie Evans Schmidt, Aletha C. Huston -- Electronic media as incidental language teachers / Alice Ann Howard Gola, Lara Mayeux, Letitia R. Naigles -- Media and the child's developing imagination / Patti M. Valkenburg, Sandra L. Calvert -- Creating vigilance for better learning from television / Jennings Bryant, Wes Fondren, J. Alison Bryant -- Effects of prosocial media content on children's social interactions / Marie-Louise Mares, Emory H. Woodard -- Some hazards of electronic media : fears, aggression, and sexual attitudes : the media and children's fears, anxieties, and perception of danger / Joanne Cantor -- Effects of violent media on aggression / Brad J. Bushman, L. Rowell Huesmann -- Prosocial, antisocial, and other effects of recreational video games / Craig A. Anderson, Douglas A. Gentile, Karen E. Dill -- Research on sex in the media : what do we know about effects on children and adolescents? / Paul J. Wright, Neil M. Malamuth, Ed Donnerstein
-- Personality, social, and cultural variations : media and identity development / Nina Huntemann, Michael Morgan -- Television's gender-role images and contribution to stereotyping : past, present, future / Nancy Signorielli -- Media and the family / Robert Kubey, Smita C. Banerjee, Barna William Donovan -- Television, children, and multicultural awareness : comprehending the medium in a complex multimedia society / Joy Keiko Asamen, Gordon L. Berry -- Children's media use in a global perspective / Cecilia von Feilitzen -- Health issues and the media : children and advertising : content, comprehension, and consequences / Dale Kunkel, Jessica Castonguay -- Children, adolescents, drugs, and the media / Victor C. Strasburger -- Food marketing : targeting young people in a toxic environment / Katherine Battle Horgen, Jennifer L. Harris, Kelly D. Brownell -- Popular music : the soundtrack of adolescence / Donald F. Roberts, Peter G. Christenson
Forging the media environment for the future: the media industry and its technology : the economic structure of the commercial electronic children's media industries / J. Cory Allen -- The children's television business : programming and structure / Alison Alexander -- The role of research and evaluation in educational media / Michael Cohen -- Hazards and possibilities of commercial media in the schools / Nancy A. Jennings, Ellen A. Wartella -- Policy issues and advocacy. Children and media policy : historical perspectives and current practices / Dale Kunkel, Brian L. Wilcox -- Television broadcaster practices : compliance with the children's television act / Karen Hill-Scott -- Child and parent responses to the age-based television ratings / Bradley S. Greenberg, Lynn Rampoldi-Hnilo -- Safeguards for youth in the digital marketing ecosystem / Kathryn C. Montgomery -- Public policy and private practice : government regulations and parental control of children's television use in the home / Amy B. Jordan -- Parents and other adults : models and monitors of healthy media habits / Marjorie J. Hogan -- Media literacy and media education / Mami Komaya -- Children's advocacy groups : a history and analysis / Laurie A. Trotta
LC subject Television and children -- United States
Mass media and children -- United States
Video games -- Psychological aspects
Add Author Singer, Dorothy G
Singer, Jerome L
ISBN 9781412982429