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ERIC Number: EJ327083
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1985
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Abstractor: N/A
Reference Count: 0
Adolescents' Soap Opera Viewing and Relational Perceptions.
Alexander, Alison
Journal of Broadcasting and Electronic Media, v29 n3 p295-308 Sum 1985
This study examines the influence of duration and amount of soap opera viewing by sixth and seventh graders on their perceptions of relational fragility and importance of talk in managing relationships. Mediating variables of viewing motives, experience with peer relations, and family structure are also examined. (Author/MBR)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Researchers
Language: English
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Authoring Institution: N/A
Identifiers: Soap Operas