Index

Page references to figures or tables are in italics; references to notes have the letter “n” following the page number.

Aaker, J. L., 568, 571, 575578

Aaro, L. E., 711

Abdulla, S., 560

Abelman, R., 152, 158, 669

Abelson, R. P., 114

ABC Television, 493, 747, 751

Abhyankar, P., 572, 580

ability, 3, 5

Abma, J. C., 425

Abraham, L., 302

Abrams, J., 303

Abroms, L. C., 527, 532

Acar, A., 45

accessibility, 279, 682

accessibility-based models, 70, 94

achievement as function of viewing time, 619620

Acosta, E., 660, 663, 668

Action for Children's Television (ACT), 745

active mediation, 3334, 599, 724726, 728729, 731732

negative, 33, 723, 725726, 731732, 734735

Adamic, L. A., 512

Adams, M. S., 280, 301

Adams, S. M., 406

adaptive function of media entertainment, 182

Aday, S., 74, 317, 320

Adkins, A. D., 357

Adler, I., 69

adolescents

alcohol usage, media influence on, 17

cartoons geared toward, 256

drinking prevention, 702703

effects of sex on television, 2627

and Internet, 21, 30, 3132, 678692

and Internet communication

and cyberbullying, 689

and friendship formation, 685686

and identity and intimacy, 680683

and identity development, 683

and intimacy development, 685689

and opportunities and risks, 683689

and psychosocial development, 680

and quality of existing friendships, 686688

and self-concept clarity, 683684

and self-esteem, 684685

with strangers, 688689

media consumption by, 14, 21

self-presentation and self-disclosure, 3132

adults

daily radio audience, ...

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