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Brown, J. Scott & Lynch, Scott M. (2004). Race, Aging, and Health: The History and Future of the Double Jeopardy Hypothesis. Contemporary Gerontology, 10(3), 105-109.


While it is not an entirely new phenomenon, music video-the combining of music with images-became an acknowledged force on television with the launching of the Music Television (MTV) cable channel on August 1, 1981. Three years later an estimated 22.6 million people-at least one-quarter of the households with television-were receiving the 24-hour rock video signal through their cables.

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Contemporary Gerontology


Brown, J. Scott
Lynch, Scott M.