The Resource Encyclopedia of children, adolescents, and the media, edited by Jeffrey Jensen Arnett, (electronic resource)

Encyclopedia of children, adolescents, and the media, edited by Jeffrey Jensen Arnett, (electronic resource)

Label
Encyclopedia of children, adolescents, and the media
Title
Encyclopedia of children, adolescents, and the media
Statement of responsibility
edited by Jeffrey Jensen Arnett
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
  • From Internet censorship to sex and violence on television and in video games to debates over rock lyrics, the effect of media on children and adolescents is one of the most widely debated issues in our society. The Encyclopedia of Children, Adolescents, and the Media presents state-of-the-art research and ready-to-use facts on the media's interaction with children and adolescents. This resource covers the traditional and electronic media and their controversial impact - for good and ill - on children and adolescents
  • "From Internet censorship to sex and violence on television and in video games to debates over rock lyrics, the media and their effect on children and adolescents is one of the most widely debated issues in our society. These books present state-of-the-art research and ready-to-use facts on the media's interaction with children and adolescents. With more than 400 entries, the two volumes of this resource cover the traditional and electronic media and their controversial impact -- for good and ill -- on children and adolescents. Key features include: cross-disciplinary coverage from the fields of psychology, education, media studies and communication, sociology, and public policy; a cross-cultural perspective with contributing authors from around the globe and entries on the media in Europe and Asia; entries covering television, film, video games, the Internet and World Wide Web, magazines, music, etc.; complex and difficult topics such as violence, sex, rating systems and warning labels, attention deficit disorder, body image and eating disorders, popular music lyrics, advertising, digital music downloading, parental involvement, policymaking, child development, and much more."--Source other than the Library of Congress
Cataloging source
NCLN
Dewey number
302.23083
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
LC call number
HQ784.M3
LC item number
E53 2007eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
  • encyclopedias
Label
Encyclopedia of children, adolescents, and the media, edited by Jeffrey Jensen Arnett, (electronic resource)
Publication
Note
  • "A Sage reference publication."
  • Editorial board -- list of entries -- Reader's guide -- About the editor -- About the associate editors -- Contributors -- Introduction -- A-Z
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
http://library.link/vocab/branchCode
  • net
Color
multicolored
Control code
000050268025
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (480 entries)
Isbn
9781412952606
Other physical details
36 images, digital files
http://library.link/vocab/recordID
.b2801554x
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (OCoLC)827906854
  • ebsco1412905303

Library Locations

    • Deakin University Library - Geelong Waurn Ponds CampusBorrow it
      75 Pigdons Road, Waurn Ponds, Victoria, 3216, AU
      -38.195656 144.304955
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