|Notes:||Chapter from Television Coverage of the 1980 Presidential Campaign. Edited by William C. Adams.
On p. 103: This study sought to extend and verify a series of tentative and unpublished findings that resulted from a detailed study of television coverage of the 1976 Presidential campaign by ABC, CBS, and NBC, supported in part by the College of Liberal Arts, The Pennsylvania State University. The current study was supported in part by a grant from the Television and Politics Study Program, School of Public and International Affairs, George Washington University. Tapes were obtained from the Vanderbilt Television News Archive. In addition, broadcasts from earlier in the campaign were studied through the facilities of the Department of Speech Communication, The Pennsylvania State University.