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ERIC Number: EJ608603
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2000
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ISSN: ISSN-0907-5682
"It Helps People Make Their Decisions": Dating Games, Public Service Broadcasting and the Negotiation of Identity in Middle-Childhood.
Davies, Maire Messenger; Machin, David
Childhood: A Global Journal of Child Research, v7 n2 p173-91 May 2000
Analyzed the discourse about television programs of 1,300 5- to 13-year-olds from England and Wales. Found that discourse expressed socially responsible and public service values in evaluating programs. Explained finding in terms of children's adaptation to task requirements and ability to access different kinds of adult discourse available in the culture at large and in literature. (Author/KB)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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Language: English
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Identifiers - Location: United Kingdom (England); United Kingdom (Wales)