Violence in the Media: A Reference Handbook

Violence in the Media: A Reference Handbook

by Nancy Signorielli
     
 

ISBN-10: 1851096043

ISBN-13: 9781851096046

Pub. Date: 05/15/2005

Publisher: ABC-CLIO, Incorporated

From the popular video game Mortal Kombat to reality TV, this book offers a candid compilation of the history, problems, impacts, and solutions relating to media violence.

• A chronology dating back to the Payne Fund Studies, published in the 1930s, outlines congressional hearings and other pertinent events

• Provides information about relevant

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From the popular video game Mortal Kombat to reality TV, this book offers a candid compilation of the history, problems, impacts, and solutions relating to media violence.

• A chronology dating back to the Payne Fund Studies, published in the 1930s, outlines congressional hearings and other pertinent events

• Provides information about relevant organizations and websites that can be used by parents for more detailed information about television violence and how to deal with it in the home

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781851096046
Publisher:
ABC-CLIO, Incorporated
Publication date:
05/15/2005
Series:
Contemporary World Issues Series
Pages:
280
Product dimensions:
6.00(w) x 9.00(h) x 0.69(d)
Age Range:
13 - 18 Years

Table of Contents

1History of violence in the media1
2What we know about media violence29
3Problems, controversies, and solutions55
4Chronology75
5Biographical sketches95
6Facts and figures135
7Organizations and Websites163
8Video and film resources197
9Print resources and annotated bibliography217

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