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Childhood Cartoons as Discussion

March 13th, 2011 by Jeremy Potterfield on Jeremy Potterfield's Blog · 1 Comment · Uncategorized

Why is it that programs targeted at educating younger children generally take the form of animation rather than plain live-action? As a child I was enamored with Arthur, Sesame Street, and Dragon Tales — and though I loathe to admit it I also watched J J the Jetplane and Caillou. Because Sesame Street features cartoon-like [...]

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