ERIC Number: EJ619416
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2000
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An Effect of the Medium in News Stories: "The Pictures in Our Heads."
Cooper, Stephen D.
New Jersey Journal of Communication, v8 n2 p173-88 Fall 2000
Tests for a channel effect by examining responses of student subjects to a news story presented in broadcast video and in print. Finds some evidence that viewers of television news are inclined to judge actors in news stories as members of categories or groups, while readers of print news tend to be more specific. (SR)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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