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This paper analyses the different trends in the current situation of media education in Germany. The discussion point is how to use the large variety of media we have in order to get really educative aims with a scientific basis. The German media education landscape shows not only a lot...
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Education about the media has been developing in the UK for at least 40 years. Various accounts of that history can be found elsewhere; this paper will just attempt to sketch out key features of the current scene, and to point readers to sources of more substantial information. Given that...
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Public space, especially online, is now offered more than ever before. Still, the role of public media production in youth cultures has not been very much noticed in civic pedagogic settings. This contribution provides insights to the relations between youth, civic participation and media publicity in the context of youth...
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The article offers information on the youth media civic engagement course "Youth, Media and Democracy," led by Emilie Zaslow, assistant professor of Communication Studies at Pace University, which was conducted in New York City. It notes various field activities included in the course such as observing the operations of major...
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The article focuses on the collaboration of media arts education and experimental media in the U.S. Youth media field has done many things associated to media literacy, mass media, and community cultivation. It serves as a vehicle for artistic expression and a communication tool. It offers knowledge from media art...
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Information and communication technologies (ICT) are imposing a radical reform in journalism and media education. Without a strategic, participatory pedagogical vision, journalism and media literacy will not work to the advantage of the plan for a democratic and inclusive information society. By the same token, they will be unable to...
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Although media education is a comparatively new area of studies in Hong Kong, it is already flourishing. Why? This contribution identifies the education reform as an important factor in encouraging the development of media education in the last decade, and the three major driving forces of this reform have been:...
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The author presents a global perspective on the reasons why television is regulated, the mechanisms used for regulation, and what regulation covers, particularly its cultural purposes. The author concludes with suggestions about how this might change as nations move to wards a converged, digital future, including an increased role for...
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This study focuses on the role of media in facilitating and inhibiting the accessibility of stereotypes primed by race-related news stories. Specifically, it examines experimentally the effects of two strategies for reducing stereotype accessibility: an audience-centered approach that explicitly instructs audiences to be critical media consumers, a goal of media...
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This paper examines televisual parody as a media literacy educator, and the potential of parody to channel the powers of comedy and entertainment in order to “teach” the techniques and rhetoric of televisual texts and genres. It focuses on the case of the hugely successful and popular animated parodic sitcom,...
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The continued closeness of the political and media world post-Blair is ruinous to both, argues John Lloyd. But it cannot be undone without a cultural revolution of global scale.
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This chapter focuses on how popular culture can be incorporated into adult classrooms to critically examine the ways in which race, class, and gender identities are constructed in the mass media.
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This article is the second part of a former work (see Palabra Clave No 9, December 2003) about some fundamental theoretical bases and useful didactic clues to film reading. The purpose of this new issue is an enhancement of the topic of cinematic interpretation from an educational-communicative point of view,...
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Outlines the central debates about critical autonomy and the ways in which practical media work has been used to foster it. Description on the ways in which such work has developed in a number of countries; Discussion on the five 'Media Action Projects'; Critical literacy as the essential premise of...
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Proposes a rationale for supporting a growing but formidable national movement that advocates the integration of critical media literacy across the curriculum. Role of the mass media and Internet technologies in shaping individual or national identity; Scope of media literacy education and school reform; Need for critical media literacy education....
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The convergence of media and technology in a global culture is changing the way we learn about the world and challenging the very foundations of education. No longer is it enough to be able to read the printed word; children, youth, and adults need the ability to critically interpret the...
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Reflecting on how media literacy has changed in the United States in recent years, this article argues that the field has shifted from an emphasis on media to an emphasis on literacy. The result is a change in practice that makes more pedagogical sense than media literacy conceived of as...
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Discusses the similarities between media literacy and general semantics. Kinds of people under the general semantics movement; Strength and weakness of the media literacy movement and the general semantics movement; Reasons why both media literacy and general semantics have been left on the fringe of mainstream education.
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Provides information on the connection between media literacy, general semantics, and K-12 education. Kinds of communication themes; Forms of communication; Different uses of the term media literacy.
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Some theoretical contributions to the media literacy set up the dialogue, the exchange and the renegotiation of meanings as a starting point for interaction and knowledge. In all these approaches, the environment becomes a vital factor, because in its position we find the social interrelations and the possibility of learning...
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The article offers information on the Global Perspectives on Women and Change, a course which is part of the Women's Studies core curriculum of the Minnesota State University in Mankato, Minnesota. The importance of media literacy is to promote alternative ways of understanding several cultures. It is noted that students...
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Developmental communication through mass media has been practised and researched for years, its successes and failures documented in this and other journals. Yet hardly any effort has been made to utilize traditional means of communication like puppetry, poetry, street drama or folk song for development goals. Such 'folk media' would...
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Exploratory studies were conducted in the United States and Sweden in the spring and autumn of 2004 to determine how faculty in journalism/mass communication programs acknowledged and conceptualized media literacy both as a teaching tool and educational concept. The Swedish participants' feedback was markedly different from U.S. academics' in terms...
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Examines the link between media literacy and Louise Rosenblatt's transactional theory of reading. Definition of reading; Approaches to media literacy; Development of media-related standards as part of language arts curricula.
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Manovich holds that new media objects assure users that their choices are unique, rather than preprogrammed and shared with others. Thoman and Jolls observe that to be a functioning adult in a mediated society, one needs to be able to distinguish between different media forms and know how to ask...
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