ERIC Number: EJ493431
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1994
Reference Count: 0
Four Decades of Families on Television: A Demographic Profile, 1950-1989.
Skill, Thomas; Robinson, James D.
Journal of Broadcasting and Electronic Media, v38 n4 p449-64 Fall 1994
Describes a study that analyzed television series programs from 1950-89 featuring families to identify racial/ethnic composition, number of children, head of household, marital status, and family configuration and to compare television family characteristics with real families based on census figures. (16 references) (LRW)
Publication Type: Opinion Papers; Reports - Research; Journal Articles
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A