The Children Are Watching: How the Media Teach about Diversity (Multicultural Education Series)

When it comes to teaching about diversity, schools face a powerful competitor -- the mass media. Analyzing both entertainment and news media, this important new book grapples with such issues as the ways that media frame diversity-related themes, transmit values concerning diversity, and influence thinking about topics like race, ethnicity, gender, religion, and sexual orientation.

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By Jose (El Sobrante, CA) · June 13, 2008
Fantastic book explaining mass media's role in teaching about diversity without taking a particular side. Awesome. ...more