Bellas and Fellas in Cyberspace: Mobilizing Italian Ethnicity for Online Youth Culture
- Appeals court says `burned' sources can sue journalists. Fitzgerald, Mark // Editor & Publisher;9/11/93, Vol. 126 Issue 37, p35
Reports on a federal appeals court ruling in a lawsuit filed by a woman against `Glamour' magazine and its reporter Claudia Dreifus for failing to honor a promise to conceal her identity in an article. Individual's right to sue a party for breach of contract; Alleged assurances made by the...
- Absence of moral and ethical support for online youth. A. J. // Public Relations Strategist;Fall2010, Vol. 16 Issue 4, p5
The article cites the result of the study regarding the significance of the presence of adults to mentor young individuals who participated in online communication.
- The Measurement of Cyberbullying: Dimensional Structure and Relative Item Severity and Discrimination. Menesini, Ersilia; Nocentini, Annalaura; Calussi, Pamela // CyberPsychology, Behavior & Social Networking;
In relation to a sample of 1,092 Italian adolescents (50.9% females), the present study aims to: (a) analyze the most parsimonious structure of the cyberbullying and cybervictimization construct in male and female Italian adolescents through confirmatory factor analysis; and (b) analyze the...
- Confessions of an Italian American/Average Community. Belluscio, Steven J. // Italian American Review;Winter2012, Vol. 2 Issue 1, p56
The article reviews the documentary films "Confessions of an Italian American" and "Average Community," directed by Fred Zara.
- MY TWO ITALIES. // Kirkus Reviews;5/1/2014, Vol. 82 Issue 9, p61
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- The Last Word. BARATTA, ANTHONY J. // Italian America;Summer2014, Vol. 19 Issue 3, p33
The article offers the author's insights on the organizations for Italian Americans in the U.S. Among the organizations discussed by the author that consist the Sons of Italy include the Order of Sons of Italy in AmericaÂ® (OSIA), the Sons of Italy FoundationÂ® (SIF), and the Commission for...
- Connecting through Digital Storytelling. Simondson, Helen // 3CMedia: Journal of Community, Citizen's & Third Sector Media & ;Oct2009, Issue 5, p62
What is particular to the culture of our time is the pace at which everything changes. The moving image is entrenched into every part of our lives. We not only rely on it to entertain us; we also expect to be able to interact with it and participate in its making, whether as consumer or content...
- "Garlic eaters": Reform and Resistance a Tavola. Marinaccio, Rocco // Italian American Review;Winter2012, Vol. 2 Issue 1, p3
The essay examines the ways in which garlic came to be seen as a negative marker of Italian-American ethnic identity by non-Italian Americans. The author argues that garlic's strong odor came to act as a signifier for Italian Americans related to their own scents. Garlic's association with the...
- Considerations of Esaurimento Nervoso: A Cultural model of "nerves" for Italian-American Patients Suffering from mental Illness. Fiammenghi, Silvia // Italian American Review;Winter2012, Vol. 2 Issue 1, p23
The article discusses the use of the Italian folk expression "Esaurimento nervoso" (English: nervous exhaustion) as a signifier for many types of mental illness based on nerve-related themes. The author explains challenges faced by Italian mental health experts in treating the condition due to...