A Content Analysis of Art and Art-Related Vocabulary on Selected Children's Educational Television Programs

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The problem of this study was a content analysis of art and art-related vocabulary utilized in selected children's leisure time television viewing. Three programs (Misterogers Neighborhood, Sesame Street, and The Electric Company) were selected for the analysis. Audio tapes were made, transcribed, and analyzed for the art and artrelated words based on contextual usage. The analysis of the resulting 223-page tapescript revealed 467 art and art-related words which occurred a total of 3,668 times. The identified art and art-related words were subsequently sorted into five categories by systematically applying specific criteria. The conclusion was that television is limiting in art ... continued below

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McCollum, Shirley Jean December 1974.

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The problem of this study was a content analysis of art and art-related vocabulary utilized in selected children's leisure time television viewing. Three programs (Misterogers Neighborhood, Sesame Street, and The Electric Company) were selected for the analysis. Audio tapes were made, transcribed, and analyzed for the art and artrelated words based on contextual usage. The analysis of the resulting 223-page tapescript revealed 467 art and art-related words which occurred a total of 3,668 times. The identified art and art-related words were subsequently sorted into five categories by systematically applying specific criteria. The conclusion was that television is limiting in art and art-related vocabulary as a viable language source.

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McCollum, Shirley Jean. A Content Analysis of Art and Art-Related Vocabulary on Selected Children's Educational Television Programs, thesis, December 1974; Denton, Texas. (digital.library.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metadc663245/: accessed December 13, 2018), University of North Texas Libraries, Digital Library, digital.library.unt.edu; .