Media Literacy and the Effect of Socialization

This book explores the socially and individually determined nature of media literacy, addressing the central question of how individuals’ media activity can be explained and evaluated. It examines people's media activity through the relationship between their competence to act and actual action...

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Bibliographic Details
Main Author: Trültzsch-Wijnen, Christine W.
Format: eBook
Published: Cham Springer International Publishing 2020, 2020
Edition:1st ed. 2020
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Collection: Springer eBooks 2005- - Collection details see MPG.ReNa
Table of Contents:
  • Chapter 1. Introduction: On the Multiple Facets of Media Literacy
  • Part I: Social and Individual Aspects of Media Activity
  • Chapter 2.The Significance of Media For Processes of Socialization
  • Chapter 3.‘Distinctions’ in Media Activity
  • Part II: Competence, Performance and Media Literacy
  • Chapter 4.Theoretical Approach to the Concepts of Competence and Performance
  • Chapter 5. Competence and Literacy in Relation to Media
  • Part III: Empirical Perspectives
  • Chapter 6. Researching Media Literacy and the Appropriation of Media
  • Chapter 7. Media Competence and Media Performance in Using the Social Web
  • Chapter 8. Conclusion: Sensitivity and Open-Mindedness are Needed
  • Chapter 9. Appendix