Children's Studies: Newest books
Kids Living and Learning with New Media
by Mizuko Ito, Sonja Baumer, Matteo Bittanti, Danah Boyd, Rachel Cody, Becky Herr S..., Heather A. H..., Patricia G. ..., Dilan Mahendran, Katynka Z. M..., C. J. Pascoe, Dan Perkel, Laura Robinson, Christo Sims, and Lisa Tripp
Conventional wisdom about young people's use of digital technology often equates generational identity with technology identity: today's teens seem constantly plugged in to video games, social networks sites, and text messaging. Yet there is little actual research that investi...
The relationship between environment and children’s health has been the subject of increasing interest these last ten years. For example, many OECD member countries are reporting asthma epidemics exacerbated by air pollution: in the United States nearly 1 in 13 school-age chil...
An Empirical Examination of Youth, Digital Media Use, and Information Credibility
How well do children navigate the ocean of information that is available online? The enormous variety of Web-based resources represents both opportunities and challenges for Internet-savvy kids, offering extraordinary potential for learning and social connection but little gui...
A Synthesis from the GoodPlay Project
by Carrie James
Social networking, blogging, vlogging, gaming, instant messaging, downloading music and other content, uploading and sharing their own creative work: these activities made possible by the new digital media are rich with opportunities and risks for young people. This report, pa...