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date: 25 September 2020

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Source:
A Dictionary of Media and Communication
Author(s):

Daniel Chandler,

Rod Munday

For the American communication researcher Robert P. Hawkins, ‘the degree to which children believe they are viewing either ongoing life or drama.’ It is widely noted that very young viewers attribute equal reality to everything on television. In a questionnaire study of 153 children of 4- to 12-years-old (published in ... ...

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