Title

Television News and Elderly Persons

Document Type

Article

Publication Date

8-1992

Publication Title

Psychological Reports

Volume

71

Issue

1

First Page

123

Last Page

126

Abstract

Previous studies concerning elderly people have examined either use of all media by older adults or their depiction in television entertainment programs. What has been overlooked has been television news and its effects on elderly people. Careful research is needed to gauge this.

Comments

Hilt, M. L. (1992). Television news and elderly persons. Psychological Reports, 71, 1, 123-6.