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Five Myths of Television Power

Author, journalist, artist, and educator Douglas Davis spoke about the research behind his book, "The Five Myths of Television Power, or Why the… read more

Author, journalist, artist, and educator Douglas Davis spoke about the research behind his book, "The Five Myths of Television Power, or Why the Medium Is Not the Message", published by Simon and Schuster. He explained his exploration into the attitudes preserving the five commonly held assumptions about Americans and television, including the myth that political and social views are shaped by television, and the myth that Americans love television. C-SPAN’s Brian Lamb moderated the conversation. close

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Washington, District of Columbia, United States
First Aired:
May 30, 1993 | 8:00pm EDT | C-SPAN 1
Last Aired:
Sep 08, 2012 | 6:00pm EDT | C-SPAN 2

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  • May 30, 1993 | 8:00pm EDT | C-SPAN 1
  • May 30, 1993 | 11:07pm EDT | C-SPAN 1
  • May 31, 1993 | 2:07am EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • May 31, 1993 | 6:57am EDT | C-SPAN 1
  • May 31, 1993 | 12:01pm EDT | C-SPAN 1
  • Aug 29, 2009 | 6:05pm EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Sep 08, 2012 | 6:00pm EDT | C-SPAN 2
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