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    graffiti covering the school walls that marked gang territory. My students lived in a violent world. I invested a great deal of time learning about how to combat this violence by teaching conflict resolution skills to my students. We practiced using our words instead of our fists, with some positive...
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  • Sex, Love, and Romance Study Guide
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  • Communication
    LESSON 1. MASS COMMUNICATION AND CULTURE PRELIM Period, HAU What is Mass Communication? “Does a fish know it’s wet?” influential cultural and media critic Marshall McLuhan would often ask. The answer, he would say, is “No.” The fish’s existence is so dominated by water that only when water is...
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  • The Inconsistency of the Mass Media with Moral Principles
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  • Media Literacy Training in Alcohol Advertising
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  • How iPad and Kindle impact literacy
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  • Generation Change: New Literacy
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