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The Public Sphere: An Introduction
What is happening to public debate in Western cultures? Is our public sphere disintegrating? In the face of popular tabloid newspapers, new forms of reality television and an increasing lack ofExpand
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What Is Textual Analysis
The starting point for our study consisted of two different kinds of analysis of 51 texts authored by 45 astronauts and cosmonauts either during their space travel (n= 17) -available atExpand
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A Profile of Pornography Users in Australia: Findings From the Second Australian Study of Health and Relationships
There are societal concerns that looking at pornography has adverse consequences among those exposed. However, looking at sexually explicit material could have educative and relationship benefits.Expand
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Images of gay men in the media and the development of self esteem
This paper addresses the role played by the media in the formation of social identity and self-esteem in young gay men. Semi-structured, open-ended interviews were conducted with a small number ofExpand
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Methodological Issues in Defining Aggression for Content Analyses of Sexually Explicit Material
  • A. McKee
  • Psychology, Medicine
  • Archives of sexual behavior
  • 2015
There exists an important tradition of content analyses of aggression in sexually explicit material. The majority of these analyses use a definition of aggression that excludes consent. This articleExpand
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Australian Television: A Genealogy of Great Moments
This is the first book to present a history of Australian television in which the programs themselves are the main focus of attention. In addition to providing an invaluable and comprehensive archiveExpand
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Healthy Sexual Development: A Multidisciplinary Framework for Research
ABSTRACT A group of Australian researchers from a range of disciplines involved in studying children's sexual development developed a framework for researching healthy sexual development that wasExpand
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Does pornography harm young people
In recent debates about the regulation of technologies that deliver pornographic content, the greatest concerns have been about the increasing ease with which young people can access such material.Expand
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YouTube versus the National Film and Sound Archive: Which Is the More Useful Resource for Historians of Australian Television?
  • A. McKee
  • Geography, Sociology
  • 1 March 2011
This article compares YouTube and the National Film and Sound Archive (NFSA) as resources for television historians interested in viewing old Australian television programs. The author searched forExpand
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The importance of entertainment for sexuality education
  • A. McKee
  • Political Science, Psychology
  • 19 October 2012
Researchers in sexuality education have tended to focus on formal schooling. However, young people learn about sexuality from a range of sources, including entertainment media. This is particularlyExpand
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