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The killing screens [videorecording] : media and the culture of violence / the Media Education Foundation presents ; executive producer and director, Sut Jhally
Alternate Title Media and the culture of violence [videorecording]
Northampton, MA : Media Education Foundation, c2002
book jacket
Location Call Number Status
 Videos/2nd Flr  PN1992.8.V55 K55 2002    AVAILABLE
Subject(s) Violence on television
Popular culture -- United States
Subject United States -- Intellectual life -- 20th century
Subject(s) Television and children -- United States
Television and families -- United States
Television -- Psychological aspects
Television -- Social aspects
Documentary films
Nonfiction films
Physical Description 1 videodisc (37 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in
Note - System Details DVD
Performer/Participant Presenters: George Gerbner, Jean Kilbourne
Credits Editors, Robert DiNozzi, Sut Jhally; music, Michael Morgan
Note Previously released on videocassette in 1994
Summary In contrast to the relatively simplistic behaviorist model that media violence causes real-world violence, Dr. Gerbner encourages the viewer to think about the psychological, political, social, and developmental impacts of growing up and living within a cultural environment of pervasive, ritualized violent images
Contents Stories of power -- Happy violence -- Accelerating violence -- Violence is a social relationship -- The lessons of violence -- Citizenship in the cultural environment -- What parents and teachers can do
Alternate Author Jhally, Sut.
Gerbner, George
Kilbourne, Jean
Media Education Foundation

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