Imagination & Play 05Television and computer imageryTheme:imagination and playSummaryTranscript
The damage of television neurological has nothing to do with content. For years and years, the debate over television was over content. Jerry Mander’s, years ago, recognized in his Four Arguments for the Elimination of Television, that content was not the whole issue. The device, itself, was doing something. Years ago, Joe started saying, content was not the chief damage it was doing, but it was the machine, the device itself. Recently, there has been very serious medical, scientific studies coming from Australia, from Europe, England, from surgeons, people doing research here in the United States, not on content, but looking at the device, itself, and the damage it does.