Date of Award

Summer 1960

Degree Type

Master's Essay - Restricted

Degree Name

Master of Arts (MA)



First Advisor

Clark, Ella C.


Television appears to be the greatest media of communication and public relation yet known to ma . Television as a leisure time activity seems to exert a tremendous influence on a child 's development. Therefore , it appears to be not only assuming a more prominent role in the child ' s activities but appears to be becoming a very powerful and effective teaching tool. With information of the televiewing habits, educators and parents can stimulate a more critical attitude toward future televiewing . Furthermore , the tremendous impact that television carries appears to be of deep concern.