After the Death of Childhood

After the Death of Childhood

By: David Buckingham (author)Paperback

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Based on extensive research, After the Death of Childhood takes a fresh look at well-established concerns about the effects of the media on children. It offers a challenging and refreshing approach to the perennial concerns of researchers, parents, educators, media producers and policy-makers.

About Author

David Buckingham is Reader in Education, Institute of Education, University of London.

Contents

Acknowledgements vi Introduction 1 In Search of the Child 3 Part I 2 The Death of Childhood 21 3 The Electronic Generation 41 Part II 4 Changing Childhoods 61 5 Changing Media 80 6 Changing Paradigms 103 Part III 7 Children Viewing Violence 123 8 Children as Consumers 145 9 Children as Citizens 168 Conclusion 10 Children's Media Rights 191 Notes 208 References 223 Index 241

Product Details

  • ISBN13: 9780745619330
  • Format: Paperback
  • Number Of Pages: 256
  • ID: 9780745619330
  • weight: 372
  • ISBN10: 0745619339

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