ERIC Number: EJ324732
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1985
Reference Count: 0
Television as Significant Other: Its Relationship to Self-Description in Five Countries.
Newton, Barbara J.; Buck, Elizabeth B.
Journal of Cross-Cultural Psychology, v16 n3 p289-312 Sep 1985
Reports on a study of the role of television as significant other and relationships between various self-concepts, perceived closeness of self to television, and television exposure. Adults in Japan, Korea, Philippines, United States, and Great Britain participated. Results indicate the importance of what television "tells" viewers about themselves. (SA)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A
Note: Theme issue with title "Television in the Developing World."