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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
Published Cambridge ; New York : Cambridge University Press, 2004
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Description 1 online resource (xxv, 380 pages) : illustrations
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]
Notes "Based on a Kaiser Family Foundation Study."
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 357-367) and indexes
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Subject Child consumers -- United States.
Internet and children -- United States.
Internet and teenagers -- United States.
Mass media and children -- United States.
Mass media and teenagers -- United States.
Teenage consumers -- United States.
Form Electronic book
Author Foehr, Ulla G.
Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation.
ISBN 0511061811 (electronic bk.)
0511070276 (electronic bk.)
1139165119 (electronic bk.)
9780511061813 (electronic bk.)
9780511070273 (electronic bk.)
9781139165112 (electronic bk.)
Other Titles Kids & media in America