Children and Electronic Media


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Introducing the Issue
Jeanne Brooks-Gunn and Elisabeth Hirschhorn Donahue

Trends in Media Use
Donald F. Roberts and Ulla G. Foehr

Media and Young Children's Learning
Heather L. Kirkorian, Ellen A. Wartella, and Daniel R. Anderson

Media and Attention, Cognition, and School Achievement
Marie Evans Schmidt and Elizabeth A. Vandewater

Media and Children's Aggression, Fear, and Altruism
Barbara J. Wilson

Online Communication and Adolescent Relationships
Kaveri Subrahmanyam and Patricia Greenfield

Media and Risky Behaviors
Soledad Liliana Escobar-Chaves and Craig A. Anderson

Social Marketing Campaigns and Children's Media Use
W. Douglas Evans

Children as Consumers: Advertising and Marketing
Sandra L. Calvert

Children's Media Policy
Amy B. Jordan

The Future of Children