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American Agenda (Television Violence) (Part I) #144786

ABC Evening News for Tuesday, Oct 05, 1993
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(Studio: Peter Jennings) Report introduced.

(No location given: Rebecca Chase) The long-running debate over violence in television programming and its link to real violence featured; follow-up research study done at the elementary schools of Columbia County, New York, to find the roots of violence cited. [University of Michigan professors Leonard ERON, Rowell HUESSMAN - comment on the study findings that television violence predicted aggression.] 1963 lab study that showed how watching violent television shows made kids aggressive immediately noted. [American Motion Picture Association Jack VALENTI, ERON - offer differing opinions on cartoon violence.]

(Studio: Peter Jennings) Tomorrow's segment previewed.

Chase, Rebecca;
Jennings, Peter

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