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ERIC Number: EJ386708
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1988
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Youth and Alcohol in Television Stories, with Suggestions to the Industry for Alternative Portrayals.
De Foe, James R.; Breed, Warren
Adolescence, v23 n91 p533-50 Fall 1988
Examined scenes taken from eight seasons of prime-time television programs beginning in 1976 which depicted incidents involving youth and drinking. Scenes were evaluated as to their appropriateness with respect to youth and alcohol. Results indicated that young people were seldom seen drinking, with the exception of troubled youths. Suggestions are presented for alternative portrayals. (Author/BH)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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Language: English
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