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The Resource Everyday media literacy : an analog guide for your digital life, Sue Ellen Christian

Everyday media literacy : an analog guide for your digital life, Sue Ellen Christian

Label
Everyday media literacy : an analog guide for your digital life
Title
Everyday media literacy
Title remainder
an analog guide for your digital life
Statement of responsibility
Sue Ellen Christian
Creator
Author
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
"In this graphic guide to media literacy, award-winning educator Sue Ellen Christian offersstudents an accessible, informed and lively look at how they can consume and create media intentionally and critically. The straight-talking textbook offers timely examples and relevant activities to equip students with the skills and knowledge they need to assess all media, including news and information. Through discussion prompts, writing exercises, key terms, online linksand even origami, readers are provided with a framework from which to critically consume and create media in their everyday lives. Chapters examine news literacy, online activism, digital inequality, privacy, social media and identity, global media corporations and beyond, giving readers a nuanced understanding of the key concepts and concerns at the core of media literacy. Concise, creative and curated, this book highlights the cultural, political and economic dynamics of media in our contemporary society, and how consumers can mindfully navigate their daily media use. Everyday Media Literacy is perfect for students (and educators)of media literacy, journalism, education and media effects looking to build their understandingin an engaging way"--Publisher's description
Biographical or historical data
Sue Ellen Christian is a professor of communication at Western Michigan University. She was the 2016 Michigan Distinguished Professor of the Year and has received the highest honor for teaching from her institution. She is an award-winning former Chicago Tribune staff writer and the author of Overcoming Bias: A Journalist's Guide to Culture and Context (Routledge).
Cataloging source
EBLCP
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1966-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Christian, Sue Ellen
Dewey number
302.23
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
LC call number
P96.M4
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Media literacy
  • Digital media
  • Media literacy
  • Digital media
  • SOCIAL SCIENCE
Label
Everyday media literacy : an analog guide for your digital life, Sue Ellen Christian
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction: why media literacy and why you -- Using: how your time with media can be more intentional -- Thinking: how to protect your daily allotment of attention -- Verifying: how to find a fact, and know when you've found one -- Analyzing: how media messages deliver meaning through content and creativity -- Creating: how to create messages with purpose, expression and ethics -- Spending: how the big, big business of media affects you, and where you can profit -- Connecting: how media communicate culture, and how cultures respond -- Informing: how news media seek truth, and shape reality -- Protecting: how technology invades your privacy, and how to protect it -- Choosing: how to curate your media use to positively shape your sense of self -- Participating: how technology supports and challenges civic engagement and democracy
Control code
1121125490
Extent
1 online resource (xv, 277 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781351175494
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other physical details
illustrations
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
9781351175500
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)1121125490
Label
Everyday media literacy : an analog guide for your digital life, Sue Ellen Christian
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction: why media literacy and why you -- Using: how your time with media can be more intentional -- Thinking: how to protect your daily allotment of attention -- Verifying: how to find a fact, and know when you've found one -- Analyzing: how media messages deliver meaning through content and creativity -- Creating: how to create messages with purpose, expression and ethics -- Spending: how the big, big business of media affects you, and where you can profit -- Connecting: how media communicate culture, and how cultures respond -- Informing: how news media seek truth, and shape reality -- Protecting: how technology invades your privacy, and how to protect it -- Choosing: how to curate your media use to positively shape your sense of self -- Participating: how technology supports and challenges civic engagement and democracy
Control code
1121125490
Extent
1 online resource (xv, 277 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781351175494
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other physical details
illustrations
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
9781351175500
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)1121125490

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