Chapter 25. Media and Early Development

  1. Kathleen McCartney and
  2. Deborah Phillips
  1. Sandra L. Calvert

Published Online: 11 JAN 2008

DOI: 10.1002/9780470757703.ch25

Blackwell Handbook of Early Childhood Development

Blackwell Handbook of Early Childhood Development

How to Cite

Calvert, S. L. (2006) Media and Early Development, in Blackwell Handbook of Early Childhood Development (eds K. McCartney and D. Phillips), Blackwell Publishing Ltd, Oxford, UK. doi: 10.1002/9780470757703.ch25

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 11 JAN 2008
  2. Published Print: 1 JAN 2006

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9781405120739

Online ISBN: 9780470757703

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Keywords:

  • media skills;
  • perceptions;
  • media presentations;
  • symbolic models;
  • outcomes

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Early Media Use: Access, Experiences, and Parental Attitudes

  • How Do Children Learn from Media Presentations?

  • The Educational Lessons of Media

  • Engagement and Learning: Interactive Stories

  • Media, Gender, and Ethnicity

  • Social Policy and Media Exposure

  • Conclusion