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Real, Michael R.; Hassett, Christopher A. – 1981
Residents in a southern California city were surveyed by telephone about their attitudes toward the telecast of the motion picture "Academy Awards" presentations. Of the 141 respondents, 71 had not watched the telecast, 42 had watched some of the broadcast, and 28 had watched all of it. Less than one third of the survey questions were specifically…
Descriptors: Attitudes, Audiences, Films, Media Research
McDonald, Daniel G.; Schechter, Russell – 1986
A study suggested that audience feedback plays a central role in determining the types of television programs shown on the air and that two major ways series are adopted are through imitation of popular series and through a gradual, evolutionary process. Through an analysis of the prevalence of programs in six genres, these hypotheses were…
Descriptors: Audiences, Broadcast Industry, Feedback, Networks
Caron, Andre H.; And Others – 1982
Seven countries--Belgium, Bulgaria, Canada, France, Hungary, Italy, and Japan--participated in a comparative study of television programing and audiences. Four statistical indicators--structure of programs broadcast, availability of programing, potential viewing and actual viewing--were used to analyze over 25 categories of programing, which for…
Descriptors: Audiences, Comparative Analysis, Cross Cultural Studies, Cultural Differences
Virts, Paul H.; Keeler, John D. – 1982
In order to stimulate scholars to investigate systematically and fully the religious dimension of dramatic television content, the first part of this paper develops a basic framework for such study. After establishing the importance of this kind of research, it defines and explains the four basic variables that would have to be examined: general…
Descriptors: Attitudes, Audiences, Beliefs, Commercial Television
Myrick, Howard A.; Keegan, Carol – 1980
The purpose of this conference was to assess the technical feasibility of obtaining qualitative ratings to measure the effectiveness of public television. The state-of-the-art in qualitative ratings is discussed in terms of a review of the Corporation for Public Broadcasting's past and current qualitative research efforts, international approaches…
Descriptors: Audiences, Bibliographies, Evaluation Methods, Feedback
Planchon, John M. – 1980
The possibility that the benefits sought by radio listeners could be used to further define demographically homogeneous audiences for marketing purposes was investigated by surveying a segment of college undergraduate listeners. Twenty-five interviews were conducted to determine where, why, what time of day, and to what station an individual…
Descriptors: Adults, Advertising, Attitudes, Audiences
Corporation for Public Broadcasting, Washington, DC. – 1978
The third in a series of four, this report describes part of a national study commissioned by the Corporation for Public Broadcasting to investigate audience awareness of public radio, reaction to on-air fund raising and programing on public radio, and audience reactions to on-air fund raising by public television stations. This segment of the…
Descriptors: Audiences, Comparative Analysis, Fund Raising, National Surveys
Gandy, Oscar H., Jr.; Signorielli, Nancy – 1979
A study was conducted in which half-hour segments of prime-time network dramatic programing were tabulated for such violence-related items as: the seriousness and significance of violence, the number of violent actions in the program, and the duration of violence. Other factors considered were: audience size, share of audience, program duration,…
Descriptors: Audiences, Media Research, Programing (Broadcast), Television Research
Congress of the U. S., Washington, DC. House Committee on Interstate and Foreign Commerce. – 1977
This subcommittee report presents a history of congressional action regarding violence on television and then outlines conclusions and recommendations for legislative consideration. Acknowledging that excessive viewing of violence may have harmful effects on children, the report places responsibility for program content on the networks and…
Descriptors: Audiences, Broadcast Television, Children, Commercial Television
Corporation for Public Broadcasting, Washington, DC. – 1976
This report, the first in a series of four, describes part of a national study commissioned by the Corporation for Public Broadcasting to investigate audience awareness of public television, level of viewing, and reaction to programming and on-air fund raising. Specifically, this segment investigated the level of awareness of public television,…
Descriptors: Audiences, Demography, National Surveys, Participant Characteristics
Corporation for Public Broadcasting, Washington, DC. – 1976
This report, the second in a series of four, describes part of a national study commissioned by the Corporation for Public Broadcasting to investigate audience awareness of public television, level of viewing, and reaction to programming and on-air fund raising. Specifically, reaction to on-air fund raising is the focus of this discussion. Data…
Descriptors: Audiences, Demography, Financial Support, Fund Raising
Corporation for Public Broadcasting, Washington, DC. – 1977
This report, the third in a series of four, describes part of a national study commissioned by the Corporation for Public Broadcasting to investigate audience awareness of public television, level of viewing, and reaction to programming and on-air fund raising. Data collected from 1,083 randomly selected adults living in telephone-and-television…
Descriptors: Audiences, National Surveys, Programing (Broadcast), Public Opinion
Cooney, Joan Ganz – 1967
These recommendations on the uses of open-circuit television programing for preschool children are based on a four-month survey of opinions of cognitive psychologists, educators, filmmakers, television producers, and specialists in children's entertainment. The report was written in 1967 prior to the development of the Children's Television…
Descriptors: Audiences, Basic Skills, Disadvantaged Youth, Early Childhood Education
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Palmgreen, Philip; And Others – Communication Research--An International Quarterly, 1980
Presents a study of the relationship between gratifications sought from television news and gratifications obtained from network evening news programs. Gratification dimensions used in the study include: general information seeking, decisional utility, entertainment, interpersonal utility, and parasocial interaction. (JMF)
Descriptors: Audiences, Communication (Thought Transfer), Interpersonal Competence, Interpersonal Relationship
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Agostino, Don – Journal of Communication, 1980
Discusses the effects on public television of competition from cable television and video recorders. Outlines the need for public television to reevaluate and redefine its program service. (JMF)
Descriptors: Audiences, Broadcast Industry, Cable Television, Competition
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