TITLE

TV--bad for kids?

PUB. DATE
October 1999
SOURCE
Junior Scholastic;10/04/99, Vol. 102 Issue 3, p5
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Looks into the effects of television to children and the capability of children to live without a television.
ACCESSION #
2363471

 

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