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ERIC Number: EJ225112
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1980-Apr
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Some Processes in the Cultivation Effect.
Hawkins, Robert P.; Pingree, Suzanne
Communication Research--An International Quarterly, v7 n2 p193-226 Apr 1980
Elaborates on the cultivation hypothesis: that heavy television viewers incorporate biases present in television content into their own constructions of reality. Suggests that the integration of discrete television events into social reality beliefs requires cognitive skills not available to or unused by younger children. (JMF)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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Language: English
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Identifiers - Location: Australia