Media Literacy: Keys to Interpreting Media Messages, 4th Edition

Media Literacy: Keys to Interpreting Media Messages, 4th Edition

  • $42.75
  • Save $23
  • Binding: Paperback
  • Author: Art Silverblatt;Donald C. Miller;Julie Smith;Nikole Brown
  • Publish Date: 2014-05-28


Attention : For textbook, access codes and supplements are not guaranteed with used items.

Covering print, photography, film, radio, television, and new media, this textbook instructs readers on how to take a critical approach to media and interpret the information overload that is disseminated via mass communication.


• Supplies clear explanation of media literacy theory and guidance on interpreting modern mass media from leading scholars

• Represents a highly effective tool for achieving a key aspect of media literacy: enabling students to decipher information and independently reach opinions and positions without relying on the pervasive influence of the media

• Provides critical examination of controversial, current topics such as violence in the media and the intersections of media and social change

Customer Reviews