Media, Home and Family

ISBN-10: 0415969174

ISBN-13: 9780415969178

Edition: 2004

Authors: Stewart M. Hoover, Lynn Schofield Clark, Diane F. Alters, Joseph G. Champ, Lee Hood

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This work examines how parents make decisions regulating media use, and how their media practices relate to other aspects of contemporary family life.
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List price: $43.95
Copyright year: 2004
Publisher: Routledge
Publication date: 10/7/2003
Binding: Paperback
Pages: 224
Size: 6.00" wide x 9.00" long x 0.75" tall
Weight: 0.792
Language: English

Stewart M. Hoover is the author of Religion in the News: Faith and Journalism in American Public Discourse,among other books. He is professor of journalism and mass communication at the University of Colorado at Boulder.Lynn Schofield Clark is the author of From Angels to Aliens: Teens, the Media, and Beliefs in the Supernatural.She is assistant research professor at the School of Journalism and Mass Communication at the University of Colorado at Boulder.

Stewart M. Hoover is Professor and Dean of the School of Journalism and Mass Communication. Lynn Schofield Clark is Assistant Research Professor at the Center for Mass Media Research in the School of Journalism and Mass Communication. Diane F. Alters is a doctoral student in the School of Journalism and Mass Communication. Lee Hood is Assistant Professor of Journalism and Mass Communication. They are all at the University of Colorado, Boulder. Joseph G. Champ is a Full-time Instructor in the Department of Natural Resource Recreation and Tourism at Colorado State University.

The Study
The Journey from Post-positivist to Constructivist Methods
Developing a Theory of Media, Home, and the Family
The Family in U.S. History and Culture
The Case Studies: An Introduction
Being Distinctive in a Mediated Environment: The Ahmeds and the Paytons
At the Heart of the Culture: The Hartmans and the Roelofs
Fitting in with the Media: The Price-Benoits and the Franzes
"Couch Potatoes" Reconsidered: The Vogels and the Carsons
Conclusion: The "Intentional and Sophisticated" Relationship
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