The Media Book: The Media Book English & Media Centre
128 pages in two colours, with 20 pages in full colour, providing opportunities to teach to the Framework using fresh, challenging media texts and activities. * Mainstream, popular and alternative texts across a range of media, to move, inspire and provoke. * Case studies exploring popular culture (Big Brother, The Simpsons and Teletubbies). * Media debates (on the phenomenon of celebrity and the targeting of young people by the advertising industry). * Close study of four short films which raise issues of representation, ethnicity, identity and disability. A fully integrated video (on VHS or DVD) is also available to accompany The Media Book.