ERIC Number: EJ315706
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1985
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Developmental Impact of the Home Video Cassette Recorder on Third World Countries.
Boyd, Douglas A.; Straubhaar, Joseph D.
Journal of Broadcasting and Electronic Media, v29 n1 p5-21 Win 1985
Explores impact of the popularity of video cassette recorders (VCRs) on development communication in nonindustrialized Third World countries; discusses conditions that have brought about the widespread purchase and use of home VCRs; and examines cultural and political effects, ownership and viewing patterns, and industry and government reactions. (MBR)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Information Analyses; Opinion Papers
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Identifiers - Location: Egypt; India; Nigeria; Saudi Arabia