ERIC Number: ED325322
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1990
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Broadcast Media Contributions to Marine and Aquatic Education.
Fortner, Rosanne W.
Many persons in the United States and other countries in the second half of the twentieth century have learned about the mysteries and problems of the oceans from television. This paper highlights the chronology of television presentations about aquatic and marine topics and research documenting the impact of such presentations on viewer knowledge and attitudes. The impact of single documentaries, news broadcasts, and broadcast media are among the topics discussed. A brief bibliography is included. (CW)
Publication Type: Speeches/Meeting Papers
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Note: Paper presented at the Annual Meeting of the American Association for the Advancement of Science (New Orleans, LA, April 16, 1990).