ERIC Number: EJ435219
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1991
Reference Count: 0
Television's Role in the Socialization of African American Children and Adolescents.
Stroman, Carolyn A.
Journal of Negro Education, v60 n3 p314-27 Sum 1991
Examines television's role in the social development of Black children, including television's use, socialization content, potential antisocial and prosocial effects, and television as an educator. concludes that television is a significant player in the socialization (cognitive and social learning) of Black children with positive and negative aspects. (JB)
Descriptors: Adolescents, Black Youth, Blacks, Child Development, Children, Childrens Television, Cognitive Development, Educational Television, Elementary Secondary Education, Mass Media Effects, Mass Media Role, Mass Media Use, Social Development, Social Influences, Social Problems, Socialization, Television, Television Viewing
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Evaluative
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A