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Teaching social media 1: production


A critical media education approach: using the concept of production (a.k.a. institutions or industry) to teach about social media.

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Should we ban advertising to children?

A proposal currently under consideration by the European Parliament would result in a complete ban on advertising and ‘commercial communications’ targeting children. But what is the logic for such a ban – and what unintended consequences might it have, especially for children’s television?

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