ERIC Number: EJ283455
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1983-Jul
Reference Count: 0
A Matter of Form: Potentials for Young Viewers.
Wright, John C.; Huston, Aletha C.
American Psychologist, v38 n7 p835-43 Jul 1983
Summarizes research findings on the structures, codes, and conventions of television as a communicative symbol, and on the effects of television on cognitive and social development. Suggests that television viewing can induce active cognitive processing, and that television can be a potent tool for teaching and communicating with young children. (Author/MJL)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Opinion Papers; Reports - General
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A