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  1. Wired Up

    Young People And The Electronic Media

    Edited by Sue Howard

    Series: Media, Education and Culture

    For many years now, studies rejecting the idea of a direct causal link between the media and children's behaviour and beliefs, have been generating insights into children's interactions with all kinds of media forms. This book is designed as an accessible introduction to these important research...

    Published March 23rd 1998 by Routledge

  2. Moral Panics

    By Kenneth Thompson

    Series: Key Ideas

    It is widely acknowledged that this is the age of moral panics. From the Bulger case to mad cow disease, newspaper headlines continually warn of some new danger and television programmes echo the theme with sensational docmenturies.This concise survey will help student trace the development of...

    Published March 12th 1998 by Routledge

  3. Teaching Media Ethics

    A Special Issue of the journal of Mass Media Ethics

    Edited by Tom Brislin

    Both new instructors teaching media ethics for the first time and mature faculty -- who recognize that media ethics instruction deserves more than being worked into the professional classes -- find most of their instructional techniques come from observing their own instructors or from hunches. The...

    Published March 1st 1998 by Routledge

  4. Digital Diversions

    Youth Culture in the Age of Multimedia

    Edited by Julian Sefton-Green

    This work explores the diverse ways in which young people are active social agents in the production of youth culture in the digital age. It collects an international range of empirical accounts describing the ways in which young people utilize and appropriate new technology. The contributors draw...

    Published February 17th 1998 by Routledge

  5. Because I Tell a Joke or Two

    Comedy, Politics and Social Difference

    Edited by Stephen Wagg

    Because I Tell a Joke or Two explores the complex relationship between comedy and the social differences of class, region, age, gender, sexuality, ethnicity and nationhood. It shows how comedy has been used to sustain, challenge and to change power relationships in society. The contributors, who...

    Published February 12th 1998 by Routledge

  6. English for Journalists

    2nd Edition

    By Wynford Hicks

    Series: Media Skills

    English for Journalists is an invaluable guide not only to the basics of English, but to those aspects of writing, such as reporting speech, house style and jargon, which are specific to the language of journalism. Written in an accessible style, beginning with the fundamentals of grammar and the...

    Published February 12th 1998 by Routledge

  7. Teaching Popular Culture

    Beyond Radical Pedagogy

    Edited by David Buckingham

    Series: Media, Education and Culture

    Teaching about the media and popular culture has been a major concern for radical educators. Yet in recent years, the hyperbolic rhetoric of "critical pedagogy" has come under attack, not only from theoretical perspectives such as feminism, anti-racism and postmodernism, but also in The Light Of...

    Published February 10th 1998 by Routledge

  8. Landmark Essays on Bakhtin, Rhetoric, and Writing

    Volume 13

    Edited by Frank Farmer

    Series: Landmark Essays Series

    The essays in this collection give voice to the plurality of approaches that scholars in the field of rhetoric and composition have when they set forth to assimilate Bakhtin for their varied purposes. The collection is arranged in three major sections. The first attempts to capture the most...

    Published February 1st 1998 by Routledge

  9. History and Heritage

    Illustrated Edition

    Edited by Simon Ditchfield, John Arnold, Kate Davies

    Just what is it that we want from the past? History offers us true stories about the past; heritage sells or provides us with the past we appear to desire. The dividing line between history and heritage is, however, far from clear. This collection of papers addresses the division between history...

    Published January 30th 1998 by Routledge

  10. Magazine Law

    A Practical Guide

    By Peter Mason, Derrick Smith

    Magazine Law is a comprehensive guide to the law for magazine journalists, editors and managers. Written by a barrister experienced in publishing and copyright law and a former magazine journalist and law lecturer, the book addresses the special needs of the magazine industry and explains the laws...

    Published January 29th 1998 by Routledge