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Web of Deception: Threats to Children from Online Marketing

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The Center for Media Education
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Paper/Research Report
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The Center for Media Education
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The Center for Media Education
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In this report, The Center for Media Education (CME) provides their research findings, based on a major investigation of online advertising and marketing practices directed at children, which uncovered a number of disturbing new practices. The report also includes CME's recommendations for guiding the development of online commercial children's services. The authors believe this report will be especially helpful to parents, child advocates, health professionals, and policymakers. Modified Author Abstract.

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