Young People, Sex and the Media The Facts of Life

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  • Children,
  • Media Studies,
  • Media, information & communication industries,
  • Pop Arts / Pop Culture,
  • Mass media and children,
  • Family/Marriage,
  • Teenagers,
  • Popular Culture - General,
  • Social Science / Popular Culture,
  • Great Britain,
  • Mass media and teenagers,
  • Sex in mass media

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Book details

ContributionsDavid Buckingham (Editor), Sarah Bragg (Editor)
The Physical Object
Number of Pages288
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL8399319M
ISBN 101403918228
ISBN 109781403918222

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