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ERIC Number: EJ256743
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1981
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Some Unique Characteristics of Television and Some Implications for Teaching and Learning.
Bates, A. W.
Journal of Educational Television and Other Media, v7 n3 p79-86 Win 1981
Argues that television has unique educational characteristics that separate it from other media and have implications for teaching and learning. Discussion of distributional and social, control, and symbolic (audiovisual) characteristics is based on published surveys and on research carried out at the Open University. Thirteen references are listed. (LLS)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Information Analyses; Opinion Papers
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Language: English
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Identifiers: Distance Education; Learner Control; Open University (Great Britain)