One of my chief observations is that most K-12 school library/media collections have little, if any, texts (for students or teachers) about the media, let alone media literacy. That reason alone is why I authored two books. So here you will find links to existing web pages with specific book recommendations. Should you have questions, email me.

 General media literacy book recommendations:

Links to specific categories of books: 

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ANNUAL EDITIONS: Mass Media 09/10, Fifteenth Edition
15th Edition

A collection of some of the best articles dealing with issues in the media. Normally used in college courses, this text can also be helpful in discussions with students about media issues.
Click on the book for details.
MASS MEDIA AND SOCIETY: Taking Sides--Clashing Views in Mass Media and Society, Tenth Edition
10th Edition

This text is designed to cover two sides of an issue, with articles pro and con on issues. Click on the book for details.

Pearson/Longman (2005)


Dushkin, 1998

Media Ethics
Issues & Cases (6th Ed)

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