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Series
America Street, U.S.A.
Episode Number
8
Episode
T.v.
Contributing Organization
University of Maryland (College Park, Maryland)
AAPB ID
cpb-aacip/500-pc2t8m19
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Description
The episode asks, "What role does T.V. play in the lives of Americans today?" and focuses on questions of accuracy and violence. Residents of Sunnyvale, CA weigh in on the topic. Statistics about television consumption and published perspectives on T.V. violence are juxtaposed with clips of interviews.
A series of episodes produced by radio station KFJC FM at Foothill College, Los Altos, CA, "investigating what Americans think about America as it is today." Each episode focuses on a topic of contemporary interest. Anonymous responses given by residents of America Street in Sunnyvale, CA are interspersed with "informed opinion from other sources."
Date
1970-00-00
Asset type
Episode
Topics
Social Issues
Film and Television
Media type
Sound
Duration
00:30:16
Credits
Production Unit: KFJC (Radio Station: Los Altos, CA)
AAPB Contributor Holdings
University of Maryland
Identifier: 70-9-8 (National Association of Educational Broadcasters)
Format: 1/4 inch audio tape
Duration: 00:30:00?
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Citations
Chicago: “America Street, U.S.A.; 8; T.v.,” 1970-00-00, University of Maryland, American Archive of Public Broadcasting (GBH and the Library of Congress), Boston, MA and Washington, DC, accessed April 12, 2021, http://americanarchive.org/catalog/cpb-aacip-500-pc2t8m19.
MLA: “America Street, U.S.A.; 8; T.v..” 1970-00-00. University of Maryland, American Archive of Public Broadcasting (GBH and the Library of Congress), Boston, MA and Washington, DC. Web. April 12, 2021. <http://americanarchive.org/catalog/cpb-aacip-500-pc2t8m19>.
APA: America Street, U.S.A.; 8; T.v.. Boston, MA: University of Maryland, American Archive of Public Broadcasting (GBH and the Library of Congress), Boston, MA and Washington, DC. Retrieved from http://americanarchive.org/catalog/cpb-aacip-500-pc2t8m19