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ERIC Number: EJ289421
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1983
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How Older Persons Are Portrayed in Television Advertising: Implications for Educators.
Hiemstra, Roger; And Others
Educational Gerontology, v9 n2-3 p111-22 Mar-Jun 1983
Examined 136 recent television ads to analyze the treatment of older persons. Results showed a significant absence of the elderly in television commercials. Suggests that educators must become assertive in helping both the older person and advertisers portray older people more positively and realistically. (JAC)
Publication Type: Reports - Research; Journal Articles
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Language: English
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