ERIC Number: EJ398786
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1989
Reference Count: 0
Prime-Time TV Portrayals of Sex, Contraception and Venereal Diseases.
Lowry, Dennis T.; Towles, David E.
Journalism Quarterly, v66 n2 p347-52 Sum 1989
Provides recent data on what prime time television is teaching about sex. Compares the frequency of various sexual behaviors with the frequencies measured by earlier studies. Finds an increase in rate of sexual behavior and no portrayal of possible consequences. (RS)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
Education Level: N/A
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