Children and the media (something for this week)

When it comes to how children are presented in the media, it is expected that they will be happy, curious, and ordinary. Perfectly moral and ethical, after all, they are generally thought of as adults’ own children, or a symbol of where it is thought future generations will be heading. But when the line is…

Reflection

Throughout the last six weeks I have been exploring the ideas, concepts and theories of media effects and the effects the media has on society, visual controversy and how they include signifiers and signifieds, the importance of media ownership and the influence it makes on our lives, the role of the mediated public sphere in…