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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 20: Reading: Diffusions of Innovations

http://www.arches.uga.edu/~bhummel/6200Project/ Within the framework of this project, the group attempts to address the following: What are the elements of Roger’s Diffusion of Innovations Theory? What stages do adopters pass through from knowledge of an innovation to adoption? What are some characteristics of adopters of innovations? What are some attributes of innovations which impact rate of diffusion? How does Diffusion of Innovations Theory apply to adoption ...

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