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Document Number: 9354

Digital Media Literacy Education and Online Civic and Political Participation - The authors of this study sought to understand the relationships between digital media education, media literacy and civic and political engagement. Using survey data they collected in California high schools, the authors argue that digital media literacy education is an important component of schooling because it can help promote students' interest and engagement in political discourse. (Youth and Participatory Politics and DML Central, November 2010)...

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