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The Impact of television : a natural experiment in three communities

The Impact of television : a natural experiment in three communities

Author: Tannis MacBeth Williams
Publisher: Orlando ; Montréal : Academic Press, ©1986.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : [Pbk. edView all editions and formats

Does television affect its child and adult viewers, and if so, how? This book describes the results of a research project based on a experiment involving a non-isolated Canadian town which did not  Read more...

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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Tannis MacBeth Williams
ISBN: 0127562915 9780127562919
OCLC Number: 757036073
Description: xx, 446 p. : ill
Contents: T.M. Williams, Background and Overview. R.S. Corteen and T.M. Williams, Television and Reading Skills. L.F. Harrison and T.M. Williams, Television and Cognitive Development. T.M. Williams and A.G. Handford, Television and Other Leisure Activities. T.M. Williams and M.C. Boyes, Television-Viewing Patterns and Use of Other Media. M.M. Kimball, Television and Sex-Role Attitudes. L.A. Joy, M.M. Kimball, and M.L. Zabrack, Television and Children's Aggressive Behavior. P. Suedfeld, B.R. Little, A.D. Rank, D.S. Rank, and E.J. Ballard, Television and Adults: Thinking, Personality, and Attitudes. T.M. Williams, Summary, Conclusions, and Implications. Each chapter includes references. Author Index. Subject Index.
Responsibility: edited by Tannis MacBeth Williams ; with a foreword by Alberta E. Siegel.


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"One of the most widely recognised milestones on the road to knowledge about how television is woven into children's lives." --COMMUNICATION RESEARCH TRENDS

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