To View or Not to View

Schlozman, Steven C.
December 2002
Educational Leadership;Dec/Jan2003, Vol. 60 Issue 4, p87
Focuses on the need to critically examine the effects of television on children in the U.S. Impact of the proliferation of violence in television on children; Advice from professional organizations on how to deal with the potentially damaging effects of violent programming on young people; Benefits from television viewing.


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