ERIC Number: EJ611875
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1999
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Violence on Television: How Teachers Can Help Parents Affect Positive Change. Nutrition, Health and Safety.
McVey, Mary D.
Journal of Early Education and Family Review, v7 n2 p36-45 Nov-Dec 1999
Reports that exposure to televised violence results in increased aggressive attitudes and behaviors, desensitization toward real violence, and unrealistic fears of victimization. Maintains that teachers can effect change by being knowledgeable about the impact of television, communicating to parents ways in which negative effects can be reduced, and advocating for children. (KB)
Publication Type: Information Analyses; Journal Articles; Opinion Papers
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