TITLE

Improve children's TV choices without censorship

AUTHOR(S)
Charren, Peggy
PUB. DATE
May 1994
SOURCE
Psychotherapy Letter;May94 Special Issue, Vol. 6 Issue 5, p3
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Presents an article adapted from the author's speech at the February 28, 1994 symposium sponsored by the `Brown University Child and Adolescent Behavior Letter,' on eliminating commercial abuses in children's television. Role of television in the violence epidemic; Need for diversity in children's television choices; Ways for improving television for children. INSET: Violence: Its causes and cures..
ACCESSION #
9709080177

 

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