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Author Hendershot, Heather.

Title Saturday morning censors : television regulation before the V-chip / Heather Hendershot
Published Durham, N.C. : Duke University Press, 1998
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Description 1 online resource (viii, 285 pages) : illustrations
Series Console-ing passions
Console-ing passions.
Contents Attacking (TV?) violence -- "We call our company Motel" : looking for sexism and racism in the children's entertainment industry -- Action for (and against) Children's Television : "militant mothers" and the tactics of television reform -- Toys, TV, and toaster pictures : children's entertainment and the free market mentality -- Turned-on toddlers and space age TV : debating Sesame Street -- Sesame Street technologies : the quest for cultural and scientific neutrality -- Hey, hey, hey, it's "good" TV : Fat Albert, CBS, and Dr. William H. Cosby
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 261-273) and index
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Subject Children's television programs.
Television and children.
Television -- Censorship.
Form Electronic book
ISBN 0822378698 (electronic bk.)
9780822378693 (electronic bk.)
(alk. paper)
(paperback; alk. paper)
(alk. paper)