Psychosocial and health-related characteristics of adolescent television viewers
- TV Report on Teen's Sexual Attitudes Packed Wallop. Bozell III, L. Brent // Human Events;01/22/2001, Vol. 57 Issue 3, p15
Focuses on the sexual attitudes of teenagers in the United States. Effect of the entertainment media on how teenagers view sex; Topics discussed in the television program `Loveline'; Information on the television programs aired by WBC network.
- Encouraging Girls to Focus on Their Ph.D., Not Their MTV. // Diverse: Issues in Higher Education;4/5/2007, Vol. 24 Issue 4, p9
The article states that being exposed constantly to images of scantily dressed young women can cause depression among minority girls, hurt their sense of self and damage sexual maturation, according to a study conducted by the American Psychological Association (APA). The APA recommendations on...
- Adult books for young adults: Nonfiction. Keeley, Stacey M. // School Library Journal;Feb98, Vol. 44 Issue 2, p143
Reviews the book `Gen X TV: The Brady Bunch to Melrose Place,' by Rob Owen.
- Brieflyâ€¦. // Media Report to Women;Fall2011, Vol. 39 Issue 4, p21
The article reports on the November 2011 Pediatrics Study on profanity in media associated with attitude of teenagers and the Liberal Democratic party's complaint on excessive airbrushing in the cosmetic advertisements of L'Oreal SA.
- Teens' TV exposure may be harbinger of future depression. Ryan, Jeff; Skernivitz, Stephanie // Contemporary Pediatrics;Jun2009, Vol. 26 Issue 6, p22
The article discusses research being done on the link between TV exposure of teenagers and depression. It references a study by Brian Primack and colleagues, published in the February 2009 issue of "Archives of General Psychiatry." The study found that TV exposure was attributed to a higher...
- Half-pipe to Harvard. // Prevention;Aug2006, Vol. 58 Issue 8, p50
This article focuses on research into the behavior of 12,000 teenagers in grades 7 through 12. The study found that, compared with teens who sat in front of the TV or computer, teenagers who pursued any activities, including such activities as skateboarding, at least five times weekly were more...
- Consumption Imagery in Music Television: A Bi-Cultural Perspective. Englis, Basil G.; Solomon, Michael R.; Olofsson, Anxia // Journal of Advertising;Dec93, Vol. 22 Issue 4, p21
Although much has been written concerning music television in the popular press and in academic publications, there has been little empirical research addressing the consumption imagery that accompanies the aesthetic elements of music videos. Given the potentially important role played by this...
- WELCOME TO MY UN-REALITY. Weller, Chris // Newsweek Global;2/7/2014, Vol. 162 Issue 6, p106
The article discusses reality television and its effect on impressionable adolescents as of February 7, 2014. Topics include the unbiased attention given to ordinary people by reality television shows, the work of television producers to construct a cohesive and compelling narrative, and the...