Encyclopedia of Children, Adolescents, and the Media, Volume 1

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Jeffrey Jensen Arnett
SAGE, 2007 - Language Arts & Disciplines - 886 pages
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. 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.
 

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With the support of four associate editors from various sociological- and communications-related disciplines, Arnett (human development, Univ. of Maryland;Emerging Adulthood ) has created an ... Read full review

Contents

List of Entries
Readers Guide
About the Editor
Introduction
A
B
C
D
Volume 2
L
M
N
O
P
R
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E
F
G
H
I
J
K
Index
T
U
V
W
Y
Z
Index
Copyright

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About the author (2007)

Jeffrey Jensen Arnett received his Ph.D. in Developmental Psychology from the University of Virginia. He taught at Oglethorpe University in Atlanta, the University of Missouri, and the University of Maryland, where he is currently a Research Associate Professor in the Department of Human Development. He has also served as a Research Associate at the Rush-Presbyterian-St. Luke's Medical Center in Chicago while a Postdoctoral Fellow at the Northwestern University Department of Psychiatry, where he also served on the Committee on Human Development at the University of Chicago. He is currently Editor of the Sage "Journal of Adolescent Research" and is Editor-in-Chief of a four-volume encyclopedia of adolescence currently being developed with Routledge. Within the area of developmental psychology and media, his primary interests include music and adolescence, and he's especially interested in a cultural and international perspective, which he would hope to infuse into the encyclopedia.