ERIC Number: ED217881
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1982
Reference Count: N/A
Social/Behavioral Effects of Violence on Television. Hearing before the Subcommittee on Telecommunications, Consumer Protection, and Finance of the Committee on Energy and Commerce. House of Representatives, Ninety-Seventh Congress, First Session (October 21, 1981).
Congress of the U.S., Washington, DC. House Committee on Energy and Commerce.
This subcommittee hearing report presents testimony of television network officials, academic researchers, and consumer representatives concerning the social and behavioral effects of portrayed violence on television, especially as it relates to children. It also provides documents used as attachments to the oral testimony and written statements submitted for the record. The network attachments include prime-time violence tabulations for the 1980-81 season, a research paper on television violence, and an exchange of views on the violence index; consumer group attachments include newsletters, a brochure on television viewing, and a summary of TV programming for children. (RAA)
Publication Type: Information Analyses; Legal/Legislative/Regulatory Materials
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Congress of the U.S., Washington, DC. House Committee on Energy and Commerce.