ERIC Number: EJ246040
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1981
Reference Count: 0
Age, Context and Television Use.
Rubin, Alan M.; Rubin, Rebecca B.
Journal of Broadcasting, v25 n1 p1-13 Win 1981
Compares television use among older adults in contexts of interpersonal communication, social interaction, and psychological confinement and nonconfinement. Findings indicate that environmental context is more influential than chronological age in determining viewing motivations, program preferences, and viewing behaviors. (Author/MER)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
Education Level: N/A
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