ERIC Number: EJ299265
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1984
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Depictions of Aging and Old Age on Saturday Morning Television.
Bishop, James M.; Krause, Daniel R.
Gerontologist, v24 n1 p91-94 Feb 1984
Sampled 106 children's television cartoons to determine the nature and extent of material on aging. Results indicated that although old age is not a dominant theme, the topic is typically framed in negative terms with a potential to reinforce dominant cultural stereotypes. (JAC)
Publication Type: Reports - Research; Journal Articles
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