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The V-chip debate : content filtering from television to the Internet / edited by Monroe E. Price.

Price, Monroe Edwin, 1938- (Added Author).
  • ISBN: 0805830618 (c : alk. paper)
  • ISBN: 0805830626 (p : alk. paper)
  • Description: xxv, 363 p. : ill. ; 24 cm.
  • Publisher: Mahwah, N.J. : Erlbaum,

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Bibliography, etc. Note: Includes bibliographical references and indexes.
Contents Note: In search of reasonable solutions : the Canadian experience with television ratings and the V-chip / Al MacKay -- Developing television ratings in Canada and the United States : the perils and promises of self-regulation / Stephen D. McDowell, with Carleen Maitland -- Three questions about television ratings / Marjorie Heins -- Media filters and the V-chip / J.M. Balkin -- The V-chip and television ratings : British and European perspectives / Andrea Millwood Hargrave -- Media ratings systems : a comparative review / Joel Federman -- Who will rate the ratings? / James T. Hamilton -- Media content labeling systems : informational advisories or judgmental restrictions? / Donald F. Roberts -- Alternative to government regulation and censorship : content advisory systems for interactive media / C. Dianne Martin -- Motion picture ratings in the United States / Richard M. Mosk -- Yelling "filter" on the crowded Net : the implications of user control technologies / Daniel J. Weitzner -- Rating the Net / Jonathan Weinberg.
Subject: Television programs > Rating.
Violence on television.
V-chips.