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Worker Centers, Popular Education, and Critical Digital Media Literacy

Sasha Costanza-Chock

in Out of the Shadows, Into the Streets!: Transmedia Organizing and the Immigrant Rights Movement

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
May 2015
ISBN:
9780262028202
eISBN:
9780262322805
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
The MIT Press
DOI:
10.7551/mitpress/9780262028202.003.0006
Subject:
Society and Culture, Media Studies

Digital media literacy provides opportunities to take advantage of the changed media ecology, but low-wage immigrant workers face persistent digital inequality. Chapter 5 describes how organizers, ... More


Media Policy Literacy: A Foundation for Media Reform

Becky Lentz

in Strategies for Media Reform: International Perspectives

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
January 2017
ISBN:
9780823271641
eISBN:
9780823271696
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Fordham University Press
DOI:
10.5422/fordham/9780823271641.003.0002
Subject:
Information Science, Communications

To enact a campaign aimed at changing the “shape” of the media often requires engaging in myriad forms of communicative work, which in turn demands knowledge of policymaking processes, the regulatory ... More


Conclusions

Sasha Costanza-Chock

in Out of the Shadows, Into the Streets!: Transmedia Organizing and the Immigrant Rights Movement

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
May 2015
ISBN:
9780262028202
eISBN:
9780262322805
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
The MIT Press
DOI:
10.7551/mitpress/9780262028202.003.0009
Subject:
Society and Culture, Media Studies

The concluding chapter summarizes the book's key points, with a short section on each. 1. The immigrant rights movement, like all social movements, operates within a rapidly changing media ecology. ... More


Everything I Need to Know about Filmmaking I Learned from Playing Video Games: The Educational Promise of Machinima

Matthew Thomas Payne

in The Machinima Reader

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
August 2013
ISBN:
9780262015332
eISBN:
9780262295369
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
The MIT Press
DOI:
10.7551/mitpress/9780262015332.003.0015
Subject:
Computer Science, Game Studies

This chapter examines how media education can leverage one game to support its twin goals of cultivating media production and analysis competencies. It begins by reviewing how twenty-first-century ... More


Machinima and Modding: Pedagogic Means for Enhancing Computer Game Literacy

Danny Kringiel

in The Machinima Reader

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
August 2013
ISBN:
9780262015332
eISBN:
9780262295369
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
The MIT Press
DOI:
10.7551/mitpress/9780262015332.003.0016
Subject:
Computer Science, Game Studies

This chapter discusses media literacy in greater detail, touching on its impact and necessity in video game cultures, and particularly the modding scene. Machinima and modding are special cases of ... More


Learning

Renee Hobbs, Liz Deslauriers, and Pam Steager

in The Library Screen Scene: Film and Media Literacy in Schools, Colleges, and Communities

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
July 2019
ISBN:
9780190854317
eISBN:
9780190057534
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190854317.003.0004
Subject:
Literature, Film, Media, and Cultural Studies

Efforts to integrate digital media and information literacy into education are expanding, and some schools have already adopted a whole-school integration approach. There are many pedagogical ... More


“Sometimes I Say Cuss Words in My Head”: The Complexity of Third-Grade Media Analysis

Sarah Projansky

in Spectacular Girls: Media Fascination and Celebrity Culture

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
March 2016
ISBN:
9780814770214
eISBN:
9780814764794
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
NYU Press
DOI:
10.18574/nyu/9780814770214.003.0007
Subject:
Society and Culture, Media Studies

This chapter analyzes a third-grade public school classroom. Moral panic discourse asserts that media damages girls; media literacy scholarship argues that girls and boys need skills to make sense of ... More


Introduction

Renee Hobbs, Liz Deslauriers, and Pam Steager

in The Library Screen Scene: Film and Media Literacy in Schools, Colleges, and Communities

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
July 2019
ISBN:
9780190854317
eISBN:
9780190057534
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190854317.003.0001
Subject:
Literature, Film, Media, and Cultural Studies

How we use audiovisual media has changed dramatically in the past 10 years. What we watch and how we watch have both been transformed by the rise of the Internet and digital culture. Naturally, as a ... More


Multimodality Is Magic: My Little Pony and Transmedia Strategies in Children’s Comics

Aaron Kashtan

in Graphic Novels for Children and Young Adults: A Collection of Critical Essays

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
May 2019
ISBN:
9781496811677
eISBN:
9781496811714
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University Press of Mississippi
DOI:
10.14325/mississippi/9781496811677.003.0008
Subject:
Literature, Comics Studies

Between 2004 and 2014, one particular category of children's comics exploded: children's comics based on licensed properties. Two specific companies—IDW Publishing, founded in 1999, and Boom! ... More


Present

Renee Hobbs, Liz Deslauriers, and Pam Steager

in The Library Screen Scene: Film and Media Literacy in Schools, Colleges, and Communities

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
July 2019
ISBN:
9780190854317
eISBN:
9780190057534
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190854317.003.0008
Subject:
Literature, Film, Media, and Cultural Studies

Librarians and educators are lifelong learners, connecting people, spaces, and film and media resources in ways that delight, engage, and transform. Because film and video are so much a part of our ... More


How Can Better Evidence Be Delivered?

Norbert Donner-Banzhoff, Hilda Bastian, Angela Coulter, Glyn Elwyn, Günther Jonitz, David Klemperer, and Wolf-Dieter Ludwig

in Better Doctors, Better Patients, Better Decisions: Envisioning Health Care 2020

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
May 2016
ISBN:
9780262016032
eISBN:
9780262298957
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
The MIT Press
DOI:
10.7551/mitpress/9780262016032.003.0013
Subject:
Psychology, Health Psychology

Bias impacts all aspects of research: from the questions formulated in the study design to the dissemination of results and perceptions by different target groups. The implementation of evidence is ... More


Conclusion: The Dark Side of Evangelicalism and the Religion of the Possible

Lynn Schofield Clark

in From Angels to Aliens: Teenagers, the Media, and the Supernatural

Published in print:
2005
Published Online:
October 2011
ISBN:
9780195300239
eISBN:
9780199850525
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195300239.003.0011
Subject:
Religion, Religion and Society

This chapter sums up the key findings of this study on the influence of the supernatural and paranormal on the religious beliefs and practices of American teenagers. It discusses the proposed theory ... More


Digital skills in the context of media literacy

Nathalie Sonck, Els Kuiper, and Jos de Haan

in Children, risk and safety on the internet: Research and policy challenges in comparative perspective

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
January 2013
ISBN:
9781847428837
eISBN:
9781447307723
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Policy Press
DOI:
10.1332/policypress/9781847428837.003.0007
Subject:
Social Work, Children and Families

This chapter describes European children's level of self-reported digital literacy, measured by the ability to perform specific tasks, the range of online activities undertaken and the belief about ... More


Media Reform through Capacity Building

Peter Townson

in Strategies for Media Reform: International Perspectives

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
January 2017
ISBN:
9780823271641
eISBN:
9780823271696
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Fordham University Press
DOI:
10.5422/fordham/9780823271641.003.0024
Subject:
Information Science, Communications

The Doha Centre for Media Freedom has introduced numerous capacity building initiatives to improve the ability of media consumers in Qatar and in the region to process the vast array of information ... More


Conclusion: Fueling the Lamps of Sexual Imagination

Laura Helen Marks

in Alice in Pornoland: Hardcore Encounters with the Victorian Gothic

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
May 2019
ISBN:
9780252042140
eISBN:
9780252050886
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Illinois Press
DOI:
10.5622/illinois/9780252042140.003.0007
Subject:
Film, Television and Radio, Film

This chapter discusses the recent discourse surrounding sex work and pornography that uncannily recalls the rhetoric of the Victorian age. Current bad-faith efforts to combat “sex trafficking” and ... More


Responding to Food Marketing Targeted at Children: Regulation, Social Marketing, and Media Literacy

Kristin Voigt, Stuart G. Nicholls, and Garrath Williams

in Childhood Obesity: Ethical and Policy Issues

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
June 2014
ISBN:
9780199964482
eISBN:
9780199362639
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199964482.003.0009
Subject:
Public Health and Epidemiology, Public Health, Epidemiology

Much advertising aimed at children promotes food and drinks, and most of this advertising is for products that play little role in healthy diets. This chapter considers some of the evidence ... More


The Ecosystem of Connective Media: Lock In, Fence Off, Opt Out?

José van Dijck

in The Culture of Connectivity: A Critical History of Social Media

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
January 2013
ISBN:
9780199970773
eISBN:
9780199307425
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199970773.003.0008
Subject:
Sociology, Culture

The last chapter reassembles the histories of individual microsystems and identifies critical questions about the changing nature of the ecosystem and online sociality. Although each of the dissected ... More


Worried About the Wrong Things: Youth, Risk, and Opportunity in the Digital World

Jacqueline Ryan Vickery

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
January 2018
ISBN:
9780262036023
eISBN:
9780262339339
Item type:
book
Publisher:
The MIT Press
DOI:
10.7551/mitpress/9780262036023.001.0001
Subject:
Society and Culture, Media Studies

It’s a familiar narrative in both real life and fiction, from news reports to television storylines: a young person is bullied online, or targeted by an online predator, or exposed to sexually ... More


The Library Screen Scene: Film and Media Literacy in Schools, Colleges, and Communities

Renee Hobbs, Liz Deslauriers, and Pam Steager

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
July 2019
ISBN:
9780190854317
eISBN:
9780190057534
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190854317.001.0001
Subject:
Literature, Film, Media, and Cultural Studies

Throughout life, people use film, videos, and media for entertainment and learning. In an increasing number of school, public, and academic libraries, people get opportunities to screen and discuss ... More


Conclusion: The End of Geoblocking? or, Region-Free Media Literacy

Evan Elkins

in Locked Out: Regional Restrictions in Digital Entertainment Culture

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
January 2020
ISBN:
9781479830572
eISBN:
9781479802265
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
NYU Press
DOI:
10.18574/nyu/9781479830572.003.0007
Subject:
Society and Culture, Technology and Society

The book’s conclusion begins by assessing “end of geoblocking” discourses, or talk in industry, activist, consumer, and regulatory circles hailing and promoting the death of regional lockout. The ... More


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