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  The influence of television on children   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-21)
Television influences both children's prosocial and antisocial behaviors (Ahammer and Murray, 1979; Bandura, 1986; Comstock and Paik, 1991; Strasburger, 1995), as well as their attitudes about race and gender (Liebert and Sprafkin, 1988).
While early television commercials were criticized for being overwhelmingly biased in favor of males, a study of commercials broadcast between 1971 and 1985 indicated a better balance of male and female characters (Bretl and Cantor, 1988).
Another aspect of television advertising that is overwhelmingly a masculine province is voiceovers and narration, in which 83-90 percent of the voices are male (Basow, 1992).
www2.lewisu.edu /~gazianjo/influence_of_television_on_child.htm   (2172 words)

 The National Museum of Photography, Film & Television - Resources   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-21)
The Television Collection represents the evolution of the technological means of generating, storing and displaying moving images by electro-mechanical and electronic means from the late 19th century until the present.
Whilst the Collection is not concerned with the acquisition and preservation of television programmes, it does include a range of television and cinema advertising which demonstrates both production styles and technologies, and complements the advertising material held in other NMPFT Collections.
Typical of the fl and white television cameras of the late 1950s and 1960s, this camera has a turret of five lenses which can be selected using the small handle at the rear of the camera.
www.nmsi.ac.uk /nmpft/insight/onexhib_television.asp   (1282 words)

 Television's Effect On Reading And Academic Achievement | MediaWise.org   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-21)
Television’s impact on reading and other academic skills depends not only on the amount of television watched, but also on what is being watched as well as the age of the child (Reinking, 1990).
When television displaces the time a child would otherwise spend on reading practice, that child is delayed in acquiring reading skills (Comstock, 1991).
In a long-term study of high schoolers, researchers found that viewing educational television programs as pre-schoolers was associated with higher grades, more reading, less aggression and more value placed on academics when those children reached high school (Anderson, et al., 2001).
www.mediafamily.org /facts/facts_tveffect.shtml   (791 words)

 Television Violence: Christian Resource Centre (Bermuda)
It is certainly true that television violence does not account for all the causes of children's aggression, and it is also true that some children are a great deal more likely to be affected by television violence than others, and that it is these children who are likely to be potentially more aggressive anyway.
The age of eight is critical in the relationship between television violence and the development of aggression, because of the cognitive and emotional developments that occur at this age.
One explanation may be that television provides children with rather narrow and stereotypical characters, so that they have relatively little opportunity to express their increased sophistication if they choose television characters as heroes.(36) In one study, children who chose family members or other real people as their heroes did show a more sophisticated understanding.
www.nisbett.com /child-ent/television_violence.htm   (13794 words)

 1991 in television - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Character Alf Roberts sat down in front of his television, 'watched' the speech in its entirety, and the episode resumed.
The Museum of Broadcasting, now called the Museum of Television and Radio, moved into its new 17-story building, located a block from its previous location in New York City.
First television sets with built-in closed-caption display are introduced in the United States.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/1991_in_television   (686 words)

All previous wars were replayed after the victory or after the defeat [depending which side you were on], but this war was not re-presented instead it was presented, and therefore it could be edited self-reflexively while being played, and that too is Postmodern.
The fact that the Gulf-War Television Show was being played twenty-four hours a day in America is also interesting, because as such it was a program that the entire family could watch, the grown-ups as well as the children.
I said that the Gulf-War was made for television, and for us back home, the war was but a set of images -- exotic images which were never frightening or disturbing since they were made for the whole family to watch.
www.federman.com /rfsrcr4.htm   (1929 words)

 Academy of Television Arts & Sciences
In May of 1991, the Television Academy moved into its new headquarters at the corner of Lankershim and Magnolia Boulevards, replete with an enormous fountain dominated by a 27-foot Emmy Award statue.
Under the terms of the accord, the International Academy of Television Arts and Sciences ceased to be a division of the National Television Academy and instead came under the oversight of the Television Academy.
As for the Television Academy itself, Askin, like Leavitt (who was succeeded in early 2006 by longtime television executive Alan Perris, who assumed the title of COO), noted that the organization's main efforts are devoted to protecting and reinforcing the Academy's brand.
www.emmys.org /atemmys/history.php   (5446 words)

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Pappas argues that the inclusion of statutory and regulatory provisions for complaints based solely on failure of cable operators to meet their channel position obligations demonstrates that its concern here about channel position is not a trivial matter.
It argues further that the 1991-1992 Television Market Guide's listing of KFWU in the Chico-Redding ADI instead of the San Francisco ADI is not changed by the fact that Pappas now claims KFWU is located in the San Francisco ADI.
As noted earlier, Section 76.55(e)(1) of the Commission's Rules defines a commercial television station's market as its ADI, and the ADIs to be used for purposes of implementing the mandatory carriage rules are those published in Arbitron's 1991-1992 Television Market Guide.
www.fcc.gov /ftp/Bureaus/Cable/Orders/1997/da971536.txt   (1960 words)

 release 1991 1345   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-21)
Television producer Marian Inova, formerly with the Jet Propulsion Laboratory, has been awarded the first-place 1990 Blue Pencil-Gold Screen Award by the National Association of Government Communicators (NAGC).
Inova, an independent television and video consultant, won the award for her production of "Voyager: The Grand Tour," a four and one-half minute long impressionistic retrospective of the Voyager mission to the outer planets.
The competition is open each year to writers, photographers, broadcasters and other communicators in federal, state and local government.
www.jpl.nasa.gov /releases/91/release_1991_1345.html   (177 words)

 Sponsored Archive: Live From Baghdad
Television achieved the excitement of old-time radio reporting last night as war began in the Persian Gulf.
After the Iraqi Government's expulsion of other foreign journalists, Peter Arnett of Cable News Network reported yesterday that he was the only correspondent from a major Western television network still working in Baghdad.
John Holliman, a CNN correspondent who distinguished himself by being one of only three journalists to broadcast live coverage of the 1991 bombing of Baghdad, died yesterday morning.
www.nytimes.com /ads/livefrombaghdad   (535 words)

 Tarzan (1991) TV Show - Tarzan (1991) Television Show - TV.com
This Tarzan, Lord of the Jungle cartoon was produced by Filmation.
Edgar Rice Burroughs' famous "Tarzan" character came to television in the person of Ron Ely, the 14th actor to play the role since Tarzan of the Apes had been first made as a silent movie almost...
This thrilling, contemporary twist on the timeless legend of Tarzan turns the popular tale into an urban adventure, an intriguing mystery and, most of all, an unconventional crime drama.
www.tv.com /tarzan-1991/show/10320/summary.html   (297 words)

 The B-2 and Television--February 1991
Aubin found that the three major television networks--the main source of news for most Americans--fed their viewers a distorted story.
Aubin cites several instances in which television enhanced or cooked the facts, making the story more titillating.
Both the airplane and the public deserve better than they have gotten from network television.
www.afa.org /magazine/1991/02edit91_print.html   (666 words)

 1991   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-21)
March 14 - After 16 years in prison allegedly bombing a pub in an Irish Republican Army attack the " Birmingham Six " are freed when a court determines the police fabricated evidence.
March 15 - Four Los Angeles California police are indicted for the videotaped March 3 1991 beating of motorist Rodney King during an arrest.
I may be the only dissenting voice, but having bought the book, I am disappointed that it does not cover my 1995 525 TDS - it therefore does not, in my humble opinion, deserve the accolades of "comprehensive" and "completeness" that yo...
www.freeglossary.com /1991   (2421 words)

 The Television Company - Glastonbury Television
Formed in 1991, The Television Company is an independent production company offering a unique portfolio of services for television production, television broadcast and sponsorship clients who wish to use the television media.
The Television Company is a member of the Producers Alliance for Cinema and Television.
The Company won an prestigious 'Indy' award in 2005 for the television coverage of the 2004 Glastonbury Festival (a co-production with BBC Television).
www.the-television-company.co.uk   (135 words)

 Special Report | The Changing Standards of Condom Advertising on American Television - Kaisernetwork.org
In 1991, FOX television became the first broadcast TV network in this country to air a paid condom commercial.
A decade later, three of the six major networks (CBS, FOX, and NBC) officially allow condom advertising at the network level, although all three limit the times at which such ads can run, and at least one (FOX) prohibits them from focusing on pregnancy prevention.
tomorrow), at which a new survey on Americans' attitudes toward condom television advertising will be released, click here.
www.kaisernetwork.org /Daily_reports/rep_index.cfm?DR_ID=5309   (329 words)

“Television and the American Imagination: Notions of Romance”, by Stephen J. Toner, Journal of Popular Culture, Vol.
“Television as religion, or Religion as television?”, the case of the PTL, by André J.M Prévos, in Journal of Popular Culture, vol.
“Television and Ritualization of Everyday Life (in Norway)”, Selberg, Journal of Popular Culture, Vol.
www.sspfrance.com /periodicals/television.htm   (1236 words)

 "Liquid Television" (1991)   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-21)
Trivia: Several segments on this series later became series of their own, including "Beavis and Butt-Head" (1993), "Aeon Flux" (1995), and Office Space (1991), which was later transformed into the movie Office Space (1999).
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us.imdb.com /title/tt0101134   (308 words)

 American University Library - Film Research Guide
The Iraq campaign 1991 a television history in color.
Patiris, Phil, and Phil Patiris Modern Television (Firm).
San Francisco, Calif: Phil Patiris Modern Television, 1992.
www.library.american.edu /subject/film/film_citing_styles.html   (420 words)

 Magic Television ™- 1991: Home Improvement: Off Sides
Magic Television ™- 1991: Home Improvement: Off Sides
Rather than hiring a babysitter, Tim has a magician watch the kids while he and Jill go on their romantic dinner.
The trouble begins when the kids accidently lock the magician in the trunk.
magictelevision.org /archives/1991/home.improvement.off.sides.html   (42 words)

 Tracking The Top-10 Advertising Categories 1991 - 1999 - Brief Article - Statistical Data Included Folio: The Magazine ...
In marketshare, though, the picture is somewhat more mixed, with print losing ground to oilier media in the top-three categories.
NISSAN 2 Direct Response How marketshare has changed 1991 MAGAZINES 70% TELEVISION 18% OTHER 12% 1999 MAGAZINES 56% TELEVISION 28% NEWSPAPERS 10% OTHER 6% Top 5 Advertisers in Category 1991 1999 1.
MAYTAG 7 Food & Food Products How marketshare has changed 1991 TELEVISION 84% MAGAZINES 11% OTHER 5% 1999 TELEVISION 79% MAGAZINES 17% OTHER 4% Top 5 Advertisers in Category 1991 1999 1.
www.findarticles.com /p/articles/mi_m3065/is_4_29/ai_61649515   (542 words)

 GFVSB: Television Films   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-21)
Since the inception of the Georgia Film and Videotape Office in 1973, more than 350 major motion picture and television movies have been produced in Georgia.
"In the Heat of the Night", (4 television movies)
Reproductions in whole or in part without express written permission of the publisher is strictly prohibited.
www.telefilm-south.com /Georgia/GAG/television.shtml   (189 words)

 Vanderbilt Television News Archive: Programs broadcast in July 1991
The following programs are available in the collection of the Vanderbilt Television News Archive from July 1991:
NBC Evening News -- Jul 03, 1991: Preview/Introduction Mary Alice Williams (New York)
NBC Evening News -- Jul 04, 1991: Preview/Introduction Mary Alice Williams (New York)
openweb.tvnews.vanderbilt.edu /1991-7   (11648 words)

 TIME.com: Television -- Sep. 23, 1991 -- Page 1
TIME.com: Television -- Sep. 23, 1991 -- Page 1
Zoning out helpfully, she lobbed puffballs ("Did you ever dream you'd be so successful?") at radio deejays Mark and Brian, stars of a new NBC series.
After years of experimentation, network television may have finally developed the perfect morning-show host: smart but unassuming, cute but not plastic, the girl next door with a grin that reaches for the rafters.
www.time.com /time/magazine/article/0,9171,973893,00.html   (357 words)

 FSU Film School: Screenings - 1991   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-21)
* First Prize, Comedy category, Academy of Television Arts and Sciences College Television Awards, 1991
* First Place, Narrative: Ft. Lauderdale Film Festival, 1991
* Selected for screening: Equinox Valley of the Sun Int'l Film Festival, 1991
www.fsu.edu /~film/welcome/screenings/1991.html   (482 words)

 Disney Television Movies (1980-1990) - The Ultimate Guide to Disney DVD (Made-for-TV Movies)
Disney Television Movies (1980-1990) - The Ultimate Guide to Disney DVD (Made-for-TV Movies)
PLEASE NOTE: This is not a list of television films on videocassette for sale.
Read the FAQs to learn how to possibly buy these movies, or simply express your interest in buying to Disney.)
www.ultimatedisney.com /tvmovies-80s.html   (523 words)

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