Cover of: The other parent | James P. Steyer

About the Book

Examines how we have allowed media to bombard our children's lives and offers practical advice on countering the incessant parade of images that frighten, intrigue, and influence America's kids.

About the Edition

Examines how we have allowed media to bombard our children's lives and offers practical advice on countering the incessant parade of images that frighten, intrigue, and influence America's kids.

Table of Contents

At home with the other parent
It's all about money
Sex sells
Media violence : in harm's way
The selling of kids as consumers
The politics of media and kids
The power of campaign cash
Taking back control : strategies for change
It all starts at home
Calling the media industry to account
Protecting the public interest
The challenge of citizen action.

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references (p. [257]-268) and index.

The Physical Object

Pagination
278 p. ;
Number of pages
278

ID Numbers

Open Library
OL23270783M
Internet Archive
otherparentinsid00stey
ISBN 10
0743405838, 074340582X
LC Control Number
2002283359
Library Thing
77019
Goodreads
373225
3399566
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