24 March 2010 Lecture

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24 March 2010 Lecture 14:02 What Children’s Media Policy Reveals about Media Effects Concerns (Lecture with Amy Jordan) What is Childhood? “children are what we adults choose to see and what we have made of them in our  cultural history and society,” (Zuckerman) the image, construction, and expectations of children and childhood are variable what is the ‘age’ of childhood? Words You Associate with “childhood” Innocent Playful Protected Free Etc Where do we Get Our ideas About “Childhood” Experience  Childhood is a Social Construction Today: childhood is a special time of life Children are innocent and vulnerable  It is the adults’ responsibility to protect them Constructions of Childhood Change Over Time Philippe Aries—the interpretation of the child in the world of art is evidence for the  change The 19 th  Century New legal and social structures Cruelty Acts of 1889
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Why does the Vision of childhood change? New Experience of Childhood
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