- A parent's guide toâ€¦television. Tassoni, Penny // Nursery World (Haymarket Business Publications Ltd);6/10/2010, Vol. 110 Issue 4223, p16
The author offers guidelines for parents regarding television viewing among young children. She says that parents need to ensure that their children are watching kid-friendly programs. She cites that children, especially those aged two and three, benefit if they view the television with their...
- The Real Scandal in Television. Merriam, Eve // New Republic;11/16/59, Vol. 141 Issue 20, p21
This article presents information on television programs for children. The latest calculation of professor Paul Witty of Northwestern University, who has been conducting continuing surveys on child TV-watching since 1950, gives the average as 22-and-a-half hours a week, a bit higher than three...
- QUICK TAKES. Worrell, Naomie // Television Week;2/27/2006, Vol. 25 Issue 9, p8
The article presents comments from television executives on the use of the v-chip technology to control children's television viewing in the U.S. Cinamour Entertainment CEO Glen Hartford states that the technology is being used by parents to limit the channels that the children watch. Department...
- What Does Mom Like? Albiniak, Paige // Broadcasting & Cable;11/14/2005, Vol. 135 Issue 46, p33
Discusses the importance of parental endorsement for children's television programs in the U.S. Need for parents to encourage the viewing habits of their preschoolers; Factors that affect the children's preference to television programs; Television programs aired on Nickelodeon that convey...
- Sound Effects for Children's Temporal Integration of Fast-Paced Television Content. Calvert, Sandra L.; Scott, M. Catherine // Journal of Broadcasting & Electronic Media;Summer89, Vol. 33 Issue 3, p233
Children's visual orientation to and recognition of events presented in a fastpaced and a slow-paced television program was examined as a function of sound effects. Sixty-our children were randomly assigned to one of four viewing conditions which crossed two levels of sound effects with two...
- TelevisiÃ³n y menores. AnÃ¡lisis de flujos de programaciÃ³n y de recepciÃ³n. Estudio comparado: 2003-2007. Walzer, Alejandra // Zer: Revista de Estudios de Comunicacion;May2008, Vol. 13 Issue 24, p53
This proposal is part of a research carried out in 2003 and 2007. Some relevant changes that occurred in the Spanish mass media justifies this update four years later. The main objective of this research is to identify and analyze the relations between TV broadcasting programmes and young...
- Kids' TV viewing habits. // Australia's Parents;Nov95, Issue 89, p89
Reports on the television viewing habits of children. Parents' worry about violence in what children view; Children's preference for comedy and cartoons; Dislike for news programs.
- Turn Off Your TV! // Current Health 1;Mar2003, Vol. 26 Issue 7, p2
Presents information on TV-Turnoff Week 2003, an event that will be held in the U.S. from April 21 to 27, 2003, which addresses the benefits of limiting television watching among children.
- Television and Young Hispanic Children's Health Behaviors. Kennedy, Christine M. // Pediatric Nursing;May/Jun2000, Vol. 26 Issue 3, p283
Presents a study which examined the Hispanic children's television viewing patterns and parental co-viewing, regulation and encouragement. How parental regulation or encouragement affects children's viewing of particular programs; Influence of television on children's risk-taking behavior.