Historical and Recurring Concerns about Children's Use of the Mass Media

Ellen Wartella*, Michael Robb

*Corresponding author for this work

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

12 Scopus citations
Original languageEnglish (US)
Title of host publicationThe Handbook of Children, Media, and Development
PublisherBlackwell Publishing Ltd
Number of pages22
ISBN (Print)9781405144179
StatePublished - Feb 23 2009


  • Commercialization - media
  • Educational and prosocial media content
  • Historical influences
  • Public broadcasting service (PBS)
  • Screen media - content and issues
  • Television's introduction into children's lives and time use
  • Violent and sexual media content

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Social Sciences(all)

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