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An Examination And Explanation Of Paranormal Phenomena As A Legitimate And Significant Area Of Communication Studies, Leonard O. Sowers Jr. Aug 1977

An Examination And Explanation Of Paranormal Phenomena As A Legitimate And Significant Area Of Communication Studies, Leonard O. Sowers Jr.

Master's Theses

No abstract provided.


Learning About Crime: Conceptions Of Crime And Law Enforcement As They Relate To Use Of Television And Other Information Sources, Susan Schwartz Mcdonald Jan 1977

Learning About Crime: Conceptions Of Crime And Law Enforcement As They Relate To Use Of Television And Other Information Sources, Susan Schwartz Mcdonald

Dissertations (ASC)

From the introduction:

The possibility that television might influence our view of the world--that is, may teach values, expectations, and even norms of behavior-- has inspired a variety of attempts to identify and measure the consequences of exposure. TV's programming emphasis in recent years on the dramatization of crime control (a subject already salient in the real world) makes crime and law enforcement an especially important area in which to look for potential effects of television. At the same time, the fact that other relevant information sources may be capable of generating the same biases and misconceptions, renders inconclusive ...


Heroes, Not Of Their Own Accord (An Examination Of The Publicity Concerning The United States Astronauts From 1959 To 1972), Perry Michael Whye Jan 1977

Heroes, Not Of Their Own Accord (An Examination Of The Publicity Concerning The United States Astronauts From 1959 To 1972), Perry Michael Whye

Retrospective Theses and Dissertations

No abstract provided.