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ERIC Number: EJ445162
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1991
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ISSN: ISSN-0002-7642
Crafting Media Policy: The Genesis and Implications of the Children's Television Act of 1990.
Kunkel, Dale
American Behavioral Scientist, v35 n2 p181-202 Nov-Dec 1991
Traces the history and development of the Children's Television Act of 1990 that establishes individual stations' obligations to serve children's needs and limits the amount of advertising. Describes the failure of the marketplace to provide educational programing once children's television was deregulated. Concludes that children's television is now an essential part of the public interest. (DK)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Descriptive
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Teachers; Practitioners
Language: English
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