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ERIC Number: EJ459114
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1993
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ISSN: ISSN-0093-6502
Reconsidering the Displacement Hypothesis: Television's Influence on Children's Time Use.
Mutz, Diana C.; And Others
Communication Research, v20 n1 p51-75 Feb 1993
Reexamines assumptions about the displacement mechanism, which states that television displaces other activities. Considers strengths and weaknesses of various methodologies used to test the displacement hypothesis. Examines data from an eight-year panel study of the introduction of television to South Africa. Uses a variety of methodologies to illustrate a major source of inconsistency in previous studies. (SR)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research; Information Analyses
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Language: English
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Identifiers - Location: South Africa