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A Closer Look (Time: Children) Part II #182696

ABC Evening News for Tuesday, Jan 12, 1999
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(Studio: Peter Jennings) Statements from science author Arthur Clark and basketball player Shaquille O'Neal about time quoted.

(Washington: Michele Norris) The managed time in the world of today's child featured; details given of the findings from a University of Michigan study on the child's free time. [Six KIDS - list their tight schedules.] [Sidwell Friends School Richard LODISH, "The Growth of the Mind" author Dr. Stanley GREENSPAN, Johns Hopkins University Andrew CHERLIN - talk about the role of play and of parents pushing their kids.] Societal pressures against unstructured play time explained.

(Studio: Peter Jennings) Report introduced.

(No location given: Robert Krulwich) How time is actually experienced in an hourglass fashion examined.

Jennings, Peter;
Krulwich, Robert;
Norris, Michele

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