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Author Roberts, Donald F.

Title Kids and media in America / Donald F. Roberts, Ulla G. Foehr ; with Victoria J. Rideout, Mollyanne Brodie.

Imprint Cambridge ; New York : Cambridge University Press, 2004.

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Description 1 online resource (xxv, 380 pages) : illustrations
Note "Based on a Kaiser Family Foundation Study."
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 357-367) and indexes.
Contents The changing media landscape -- The measurement of media behavior -- The media environment -- Screen media : television, videos, and movies -- Audio media : radio, tapes, and CDs -- Print media : books, magazines, and newspapers -- Interactive media -- Patterns of overall media consumption -- Media behavior : a youth perspective -- Summary and conclusions.
Summary "One important element necessary for understanding the role of mass media in the lives of young people is an accurate mapping of their patterns of media use. How much do they use media and which media content, and under what circumstances? This book reports [on a] national random sample survey of U.S. children's and adolescents' use of all of the various media available to them"--Page [i].
Local Note eBooks on EBSCOhost EBSCO eBook Subscription Academic Collection - North America
Subject Mass media and children -- United States.
Mass media and teenagers -- United States.
Internet and children -- United States.
Internet and teenagers -- United States.
Child consumers -- United States.
Teenage consumers -- United States.
Genre/Form Electronic books.
Electronic books.
Added Author Foehr, Ulla G.
Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation.
Cover Title Kids & media in America
Other Form: Print version: Roberts, Donald F. Kids and media in America. Cambridge ; New York : Cambridge University Press, 2004 0521821029 0521527902 (DLC) 2003046183 (OCoLC)51898577
ISBN 0511061811 (electronic bk.)
9780511061813 (electronic bk.)
9780511070273 (electronic bk.)
0511070276 (electronic bk.)
9781139165112 (electronic bk.)
1139165119 (electronic bk.)
0521821029 (Cloth)
0521527902 (pb.)
Standard No. 9780511061813 (electronic bk.)