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Secondary School Children and Their Television

Educational Media International Volume 29, Number 4, ISSN 0952-3987


Discussion of teenage television viewing focuses on a study of secondary school students in Belfast (Northern Ireland) that examined viewing habits. Highlights include the amount of television watched; effects on reading; the influence of violence; parents' responsibility and control over viewing; models for behavior; and negative views of television characters. (11 references) (LRW)


Collins, J. (1992). Secondary School Children and Their Television. Educational Media International, 29(4), 221. Retrieved September 21, 2019 from .

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