Media Exposure and Risk Book

Media Exposure and Risk


  • Author : Kenneth Kasten
  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Release Date : 2013-06
  • Genre: Business communication
  • Pages : 10
  • ISBN 10 : 0124170064

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Media Exposure and Risk Excerpt :

Media Exposure and Risk discusses the risk of exposure of security-sensitive information through corporate communications. This 15-minute video presentation of narrated slides describes strategies to prevent sensitive information from reaching the public through a press release, web page, annual report, or other type of corporate communication. Presenter Kenneth Kasten, former director of security at Carlson, provides numerous examples of the ways security practitioners can eliminate risk by identifying and removing sensitive personal and corporate information in communications. Any personal information, medical history, family information, business data, transportation and travel information, photographs, or timing information are areas of concern. This presentation is an excellent resource for business leaders and risk mitigation professionals who want to maintain a corporate reputation of transparency and openness without introducing unnecessary risk. Media Exposure and Risk is a part of Elsevier's Security Executive Council Risk Management Portfolio, a collection of real world solutions and "how-to" guidelines that equip executives, practitioners, and educators with proven information for successful security and risk management programs. The 15-minute, visual PowerPoint presentation with audio narration format is excellent for group learning Provides the practical strategies needed to deliver corporate communications without compromising corporate or personal security Uses example communications to identify the types of security-sensitive information that could expose the subject to risk

Sharing our Lives Online Book

Sharing our Lives Online


  • Author : David R. Brake
  • Publisher : Springer
  • Release Date : 2014-09-25
  • Genre: Social Science
  • Pages : 193
  • ISBN 10 : 9781137312716

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Sharing our Lives Online Excerpt :

Why do we share so much about our lives on social media when we often have little idea who might be reading or viewing? David R. Brake examines the causes and consequences of moving towards a radically open society.

Media and Youth Book

Media and Youth


  • Author : Steven J. Kirsh
  • Publisher : John Wiley & Sons
  • Release Date : 2010-02-04
  • Genre: Psychology
  • Pages : 328
  • ISBN 10 : 9781444317442

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Media and Youth Excerpt :

Media & Youth: A Developmental Perspective provides acomprehensive review and critique of the research and theoreticalliterature related to media effects on infants, children, andadolescents, with a unique emphasis on development. The only textbook to evaluate the role of development in mediaeffects research, filling a gap in the subject of children andmedia Multiple forms of media, including internet use, arediscussed for a comprehensive view of the subject Developmental points of interest are highlighted at the end ofeach section to reinforce the importance of development in mediaeffects research Children’s cognitive, social, and emotional abilitiesfrom pre-school to adolescence are integrated into the text forgreater clarity

The Routledge International Handbook of Children  Adolescents  and Media Book

The Routledge International Handbook of Children Adolescents and Media


  • Author : Dafna Lemish
  • Publisher : Taylor & Francis
  • Release Date : 2022-05-31
  • Genre: Social Science
  • Pages : 556
  • ISBN 10 : 9781000574944

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The Routledge International Handbook of Children Adolescents and Media Excerpt :

This second, thoroughly updated edition of The Routledge International Handbook of Children, Adolescents, and Media analyzes a broad range of complementary areas of study, including children as media consumers, children as active participants in media making, and representations of children in the media. The roles that media play in the lives of children and adolescents, as well as their potential implications for their cognitive, emotional, social, and behavioral development, have attracted growing research attention in a variety of disciplines. This handbook presents a collection that spans a variety of disciplines including developmental psychology, media studies, public health, education, feminist studies, and the sociology of childhood. Chapters provide a unique intellectual mapping of current knowledge, exploring the relationship of children and media in local, national, and global contexts. Divided into five parts, each with an introduction explaining the themes and topics covered, the handbook features over 50 contributions from leading and upcoming academics from around the globe. The revised and new chapters consider vital questions by analyzing texts, audience, and institutions, including: media and its effects on children’s mental health children and the internet of toys media and digital inequalities news and citizenship in the aftermath of COVID-19 The Handbook’s interdisciplinary approach and comprehensive, current, and international scope make it an authoritative, state-of-the-art guide to the field of children’s media studies. It will be indispensable for media scholars and professionals, policy makers, educators, and parents.

Risk and Health Communication in an Evolving Media Environment Book

Risk and Health Communication in an Evolving Media Environment


  • Author : H Dan O'Hair
  • Publisher : Taylor & Francis
  • Release Date : 2018-01-12
  • Genre: Language Arts & Disciplines
  • Pages : 352
  • ISBN 10 : 9781351687119

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Risk and Health Communication in an Evolving Media Environment Excerpt :

Broadcast media has a particular fascination with stories that involve risk and health crisis events-disease outbreaks, terrorist acts, and natural disasters-contexts where risk and health communication play a critical role. An evolving media landscape introduces both challenges and opportunities for using communication to manage extreme events and hazardous contexts. Risk and Health Communication in an Evolving Media Environment addresses issues of risk and health communication with a collection of chapters that reflect state-of-the-art discussion by top scholars in the field. The authors in this volume develop unique and insightful perspectives by employing the best available research on topics such as brand awareness in healthcare communication, occupational safety, climate change communication, local broadcasts of weather emergencies, terrorism, and the Ebola outbreak, among many other areas. It features analysis of new and traditional media that connects disasters, crises, risks, and public policy issues into a coherent fabric. This book bridges a substantial, but sometimes disconnected body of literature, and by doing so asks how contexts related to risk and health communication are best approached, how researchers balance scientific findings with cultural issues, and how scholars study an increasingly media-savvy society with traditional research methods.

Solid and Hazardous Waste Research Needs Book

Solid and Hazardous Waste Research Needs


  • Author : United States. Congress. House. Committee on Science, Space, and Technology. Subcommittee on Environment
  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Release Date : 1992
  • Genre: Hazardous wastes
  • Pages : 384
  • ISBN 10 : LOC:00183667099

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Body image satisfaction  Influence of social pressure and media exposure Book

Body image satisfaction Influence of social pressure and media exposure


  • Author : Anonim
  • Publisher : GRIN Verlag
  • Release Date : 2020-09-09
  • Genre: Business & Economics
  • Pages : 153
  • ISBN 10 : 9783346243690

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Body image satisfaction Influence of social pressure and media exposure Excerpt :

Master's Thesis from the year 2019 in the subject Communications - Media Economics, Media Management, grade: 95.0, GC University, language: English, abstract: Extending present research, the study inspected the relationships between media content exposure and the awareness and internalization of the Pakistani cultural expectations and standards for thinness. It is also about the level of body image satisfaction among Pakistani young females and media and social pressures adopting these standards. This research study efforts to fill up the literature gap present in discipline of mass communication regarding the factors that impacts the way Pakistani young female’s reaction to the body image satisfaction, and adds discussion of the media influence on how young females view their bodies in general. Based on prior findings, the current study hypothesized that the three theoretical constructs or risk factors in the development of body image dissatisfaction i.e. awareness, internalization and pressures have facilitated the relationship between media exposure and body image disturbance among Pakistani young females. The perceived pressures are the pressures from media content and society (family and peers). The main purpose of this study was to have a close examination of media exposure, awareness and internalization of the Pakistani norms, expectations and standards for thinness presented on media, pressures from media and society to adopt these standards, and their relationship with Pakistani young female’s body image dissatisfaction.

Research from the Inside Out Book

Research from the Inside Out


  • Author : Thomas Hugh Feeley
  • Publisher : Routledge
  • Release Date : 2014-10-10
  • Genre: Language Arts & Disciplines
  • Pages : 193
  • ISBN 10 : 9781317513551

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Designed for advanced undergraduate and graduate courses, Research from the Inside Out is an insider's guide to conducting empirically-based research. Showcasing eight research projects resulting in academic and professional papers, this practical supplementary text is an indispensable resource for those intending to further their academic studies in communication or other related social science disciplines. In the text, Thomas Hugh Feeley guides students as he "looks under the hood" of the entire research process, including the writing skills needed to present research accurately and convincingly for different audiences. Feeley provides real conversations with communication researchers, often quoting directly from interviews he conducted with them. Showing students and future researchers in communication what they learned during each of the eight exemplary studies, the researchers candidly reveal the pitfalls, discoveries, and synchronicities that can happen when conducting research.

Media Violence and Children Book
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Media Violence and Children


  • Author : Douglas A. Gentile
  • Publisher : Greenwood Publishing Group
  • Release Date : 2003
  • Genre: Psychology
  • Pages : 328
  • ISBN 10 : 0275979563

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Presents a collection of essays on the role media violence plays in a child's development and behavior.

The 11 Myths of Media Violence Book

The 11 Myths of Media Violence


  • Author : W. James Potter
  • Publisher : SAGE
  • Release Date : 2003
  • Genre: Language Arts & Disciplines
  • Pages : 292
  • ISBN 10 : 0761927352

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The 11 Myths of Media Violence Excerpt :

Violence sells. The media industries say they are simply businesses responding to market desires, but when they are criticized for contributing to a culture of violence, they claim First Amendment protection. If anything, media violence is more prevalent today than at any other time in the past. Yet, although scientific researchers have produced a strong body of evidence demonstrating that exposure to media violence harms society, that evidence has never been translated into practical and accessible ideas. This book clearly explains why media violence has not only been allowed but encouraged to escalate. The author challenges many of our assumptions about the relationship between media and violence. He argues that these assumptions are the primary barriers preventing us from confronting the issue of violence in films, TV, and video games. While dispelling misperceptions and evoking emotions, each chapter: identifies a myth, its origin, its acceptance by the public, and its growth in popularity; analyzes the faulty nature of the myth and shows how it deflects attention away from the truth; presents dilemmas that challenge readers to reconsider their assumptions; and includes a list of indispensable references. The book provides an in-depth review of how Congress, journalists, and researchers contribute to the problem and raises important questions that place the reader at the heart of the conflict. Consumer activists, teachers, and families will find it an essential resource and invaluable step toward finding solutions to this critical social issue.

Children  Adolescents  and the Media  An Issue of Pediatric Clinics   E Book Book

Children Adolescents and the Media An Issue of Pediatric Clinics E Book


  • Author : Victor C. Strasburger
  • Publisher : Elsevier Health Sciences
  • Release Date : 2012-09-13
  • Genre: Medical
  • Pages : 220
  • ISBN 10 : 9781455746828

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Children Adolescents and the Media An Issue of Pediatric Clinics E Book Excerpt :

Dr. Strasburger addresses a popular topic in mainstream media: What are the effects of the multitude of media that are available to our children and adolescents? His well-published authors try to answser this question with articles devoted to thefollowng topics: Health Effects of Media on Children and Adolescents; What Every Pediatrician Needs to Know About Social Networking Sites; Should Babies Be Watching TV and Videos?; Internet Bullying; Creative and Prosocial Uses of Media; Videogames: Good or Bad?; The New Threat of Digital Advertising; Does Media Use Cause Obesity?; Media in the Classroom; Eating Disorders and the Media; and Setting Up an Adolescent Health Website.

The Wiley Handbook of Eating Disorders Book

The Wiley Handbook of Eating Disorders


  • Author : Linda Smolak
  • Publisher : John Wiley & Sons
  • Release Date : 2015-09-08
  • Genre: Psychology
  • Pages : 1027
  • ISBN 10 : 9781118573945

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The Wiley Handbook of Eating Disorders Excerpt :

This groundbreaking two-volume handbook provides a comprehensive collection of evidence-based analyses of the causes, treatment, and prevention of eating disorders. A two-volume handbook featuring contributions from an international group of experts, and edited by two of the leading authorities on eating disorders and body image research Presents comprehensive coverage of eating disorders, including their history, etiological factors, diagnosis, assessment, prevention, and treatment Tackles controversies and previously unanswered questions in the field Includes coverage of DSM-5 and suggestions for further research at the end of each chapter 2 Volumes

Children  Adolescents  and Media Violence Book

Children Adolescents and Media Violence


  • Author : Steven J. Kirsh
  • Publisher : SAGE
  • Release Date : 2012
  • Genre: Psychology
  • Pages : 409
  • ISBN 10 : 9781412996433

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Children Adolescents and Media Violence Excerpt :

This text on media violence and its effects on children and adolescents explores new findings and key topics such as Internet aggression, viewing violence in sports, and playing violent video games. The author evaluates the role of developmental processes in media violence research and stresses the importance of metholdology in understanding that research. This allows for identification of age-related gaps in the literature and helps students become cirtical consumers of research--from the publisher.

Radiological Risk Assessment and Environmental Analysis Book

Radiological Risk Assessment and Environmental Analysis


  • Author : John E. Till
  • Publisher : Oxford University Press
  • Release Date : 2008-07-10
  • Genre: Science
  • Pages : 728
  • ISBN 10 : 0199722919

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Radiological Risk Assessment and Environmental Analysis Excerpt :

Radiological Risk Assessment and Environmental Analysis comprehensively explains methods used for estimating risk to people exposed to radioactive materials released to the environment by nuclear facilities or in an emergency such as a nuclear terrorist event. This is the first book that merges the diverse disciplines necessary for estimating where radioactive materials go in the environment and the risk they present to people. It is not only essential to managers and scientists, but is also a teaching text. The chapters are arranged to guide the reader through the risk assessment process, beginning with the source term (where the radioactive material comes from) and ending with the conversion to risk. In addition to presenting mathematical models used in risk assessment, data is included so the reader can perform the calculations. Each chapter also provides examples and working problems. The book will be a critical component of the rebirth of nuclear energy now taking place, as well as an essential resource to prepare for and respond to a nuclear emergency.