Archive: 25/03/2009

TV shows convey mixed messages about alcohol

Efforts to dissuade youth consumption through negative alcohol consumption depictions can be thwarted by portrayals of positive consumption in prime-time television programming. A new study in the Journal of Consumer Affairs ...

dateMar 25, 2009 in Social Sciences
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Values predict attitudes toward nuclear power

Concerns about climate change and energy independence have led to renewed calls for the resurgence of nuclear power. Therefore, it is important to understand the level of and bases for public attitudes, both supporting and ...

dateMar 25, 2009 in Social Sciences
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