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ERIC Number: EJ648643
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 2002
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ISSN: ISSN-0021-9916
Do Children Learn How To Watch Television? The Impact of Extensive Experience With "Blue's Clues" on Preschool Children's Television Viewing Behavior.
Crawley, Alisha M.; Anderson, Daniel R.; Santomero, Angela; Wilder, Alice; Williams, Marsha; Evans, Marie K.; Bryant, Jennings
Journal of Communication, v52 n2 p264-80 Jun 2002
Presents the first investigation of the effects of experience with a particular program series on children's subsequent television viewing behavior and comprehension. Notes three- to five-year-old regular, experienced viewers of "Blue's Clues" were compared to new, inexperienced viewers. Suggests that a television series can teach children a style of television viewing transferable to new episodes and to new series. (SG)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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Language: English
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