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Robyn Penman

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Media literacy: concepts, research and regulatory issues

This report provides a historical overview of the academic literature surrounding media literacy in both traditional broadcast and digital media environments, and identifies educational and other organisations involved in promoting media literacy in Australia and overseas.
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The 'growing up' of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander children: a literature review

This literature review was commissioned as part of Footprints in Time: The Longitudinal Study of Indigenous Children, to consolidate what is already known about Indigenous children, and to highlight what information is missing. It considers the data available for understanding the care giving environment of...
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Growing up in the Torres Strait region: a report from the Footprints in Time trials

The following report documents the growing up stories provided by people in the Torres Strait and Northern Peninsula Area during the trial phase of the Longitudinal Study of Indigenous Children. The trial is designed to assist the Australian Government Department of Families, Community Services and...
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Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander views on research in their communities

This paper is based on the minutes taken during extensive consultations with urban, regional and remote Indigenous communities across Australia during 2003-04 for Footprints in Time: The Longitudinal Study of Indigenous Children. The goal of the consultations was to ensure that the research project was...