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Title:
The merchants of cool a report on the creators and marketers of popular culture for teenagers
Author:
WGBH (Television station : Boston, Mass.)
Publication Information:
[Boston, MA] : WGBH/Frontline and PBS Online, 2001.
Summary:
Companion website to the PBS Frontline series of the same name that focuses on media and the selling of popular culture to teens. Includes excerpts from the program as well as external links to various popular culture sites on topics like the clothing industry, MTV and teen life.
General Note:
Title from title screen (viewed April 16, 2001).
Language:
English
Contents:
What teens think -- Some themes in this report -- Interviews -- Media giants -- Join the discussion -- Tour this landscape -- Inside Total Request Live -- How to get really close to teens' lives -- What's it like hunting for cool? -- Eminem's Grammy -- Synopsis -- Correspondent Douglas Rushkoff -- A talk with the producers -- Teacher's guide -- Tapes and transcripts -- Press reaction -- Credits.
Reading Level:
All ages