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Assignment 29: Reading: The Media Education Elephant

http://interact.uoregon.edu /MediaLit/mlr/readings/articles/tyner/elephant.html Basically, this article talks about the history of media literacy and how political and social issues have impacted it from funding to the perception of it by practitioners. The author compares Media Literacy/IT to the “blind man and elephant” fable in that it does not have just one component and practice but many. In times of economic downturn, it seems that media literacy ...

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Assignment 29: Reading: The Media Education Elephant

http://interact.uoregon.edu /MediaLit/mlr/readings/articles/tyner/elephant.html Basically, this article talks about the history of media literacy and how political and social issues have impacted it from funding to the perception of it by practitioners. The author compares Media Literacy/IT to the “blind man and elephant” fable in that it does not have just one component and practice but many. In times of economic downturn, it seems that media literacy ...

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