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School children and television

Paul Andrew Witty

School children and television

summary of the results of ten yearly studies of children"s television viewing in the Chicago metropolitan area.

by Paul Andrew Witty

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Published by Distributed by Television Information Office in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Television and children

  • Edition Notes

    StatementPresented at the annual meeting of the American Association for the Advancement of Science, Chicago, December 29, 1959.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsHQ784.T4 W5
    The Physical Object
    Pagination26 l.
    Number of Pages26
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL5792237M
    LC Control Number60002994
    OCLC/WorldCa1881510

      Most importantly, encourage your children to do other things besides watching television. Do an art project together, read a book, or get out . Potential influence of television. Children learn much about their social world vicariously, through observation of the media (Bandura, ).When watching television, children learn that calorie-dense foods that are high in fat and sugar taste great and are extremely rewarding to consume (Horgen, Choate, and Brownell, ).Food products comprise the most highly advertised category on Cited by:

      Today’s children and adolescents are immersed in both traditional and new forms of digital media. Research on traditional media, such as television, has identified health concerns and negative outcomes that correlate with the duration and content of viewing. Over the past decade, the use of digital media, including interactive and social media, has grown, and research evidence suggests Cited by:   The average American youth spends hours in school each year, but watches hours of television. By the time the typical American child finishes elementary school, he will have witnessed murders on television, while 79 percent of Americans feel that TV violence helps precipitate real-life violent behavior.

    The strength of the research documenting young children’s limited ability to recognize and defend against television advertising has improved substantially since the s, when both the FCC and the FTC seriously considered, although ultimately eschewed, broad-based restrictions on advertising targeting audiences of young children.   After-school television ads target youngsters with ads for unhealthy foods and beverages, such as fast food and sugary drinks. This evidence shows that kids who watch more TV are more likely to be overweight. Secondly, television is a bad influence on kids, because watching TV at an early age can affect children’s brain : Leona Thomas.


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