ERIC Number: ED196109
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1980
Reference Count: N/A
Mass Communication: Abstracts of Doctoral Dissertations Published in "Dissertation Abstracts International," July through December 1980 (Vol. 41 Nos. 1 through 6).
ERIC Clearinghouse on Reading and Communication Skills, Urbana, IL.
This collection of abstracts is part of a continuing series providing information on recent doctoral dissertations. The 47 titles deal with a variety of topics, including the following: (1) television and attitudes about crime, (2) attitude measurement in marketing communications, (3) soap operas and liberal education values, (4) the existence of societal stereotypes of persons over 65 in magazine advertising, (5) families and television, (6) Egypt's role as a major media producer to the Arab world, (7) television coverage of United States House and Senate committee hearings, (8) the influence of positive television portrayals on children's behavior and attitudes toward the physically disabled, (9) attitudes toward women in television management, (10) America's first National Public Radio network, (11) radio drama, (12) film study in secondary schools, (13) the creation and production of three television situation comedies, (14) advertising as an anticompetitive device, (15) aging and communicaton, and (16) federal regulation and cable television. (HTH)
Publication Type: Reports - Research; Collected Works - Serials; Reference Materials - Bibliographies
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: ERIC Clearinghouse on Reading and Communication Skills, Urbana, IL.