A democratic civilization will save itself only if it makes the language of the image into a stimulus for critical reflection, not an invitation to hypnosis.
Secondary School Unit 3: Crime Reporting
- Students analyze coverage of the 1998 Arkansas school shootings to learn about episodic versus thematic news reporting of crime
- After comparing and contrasting reality shows and dramas to investigate the representation of crime in the mass media, students use a Venn diagram
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