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  • Children Watch Tv
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    Children and Television Television affects children's lives. There are many facts to support this opinion. In the following paragraphs I will prove that TV affects children and their behavior. Also I will talk about things related to this topic. What children watch today affects their lives. Television has a powerful impact on everyone. Many people, even super stars like Madonna feel there children should not watch television. Many of today's youth and family programs include sexually promiscuit...
  • Watch Tv
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    Everyone has a moment in history which belongs particularly to him. It is the moment when his emotions achieve their most powerful sway over him, and afterward when you say to this person "the world today" or "life" or "reality" he will assume that you mean this moment, even if it is fifty years in the past. My generation is greatly influenced by the media, specifically television. Television becomes my reality by bringing into my life the happenings of the outside world. Our generation is often...
  • Violent Tv Show
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    When a normal person watches a TV show, they do not go out and commit a violent act the next day. The content of violence on TV should not be reduced. TV violence should stay because people are not required to watch TV, because the United States remains a free country, and because children are smart enough to distinguish between fantasy and reality. People have the power to watch TV when they want to. Nobody is forced to observe a violent scene when it happens on TV. Humans have the right to cho...
  • Child Watches Tv
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    SHORT PROJECT OPTION 1 Child Case Study Who? 5-year old boy (Friends Nephew) Name? "JD " Where? In the Family Room and the Kitchen How many family members are present? Brother (3) Aunt (20) Grandma (60) (PEER SETTING) 30-minute observation Friday 2/25/054: 00 PM Child sitting on floor in front of TV getting ready to watch Ed, Edd, and Eddy. 4: 02 PM Lying down on pillow. 4: 04 PM Asks aunt for banana. 4: 06 PM Eats banana in kitchen 4: 08 PM Eating and watching from kitchen. 4: 10 PM Finishes ba...
  • Exaggerations Of Current Day Dysfunctional Tv Families
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    In TV's Anti-Families: Married... with Malaise, Josh Ozersky talks about the repackaging of American TV families from Ozzie and Harriet into Rosanne. From the point of view that the corporate world has manipulated television viewers into watching TV he shows the exaggerations of current day dysfunctional TV families. He goes on to discuss what the effects of these shows are on family values. Ozersky mentions the idea that a boundless discontent exists in our culture and its beginnings are found ...
  • Watch Reality Tv
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    Is there too much reality TV? On the other hand shows like big brother only occur for a certain part of the year, however when big brother is on it is on for a long time therefore it consumes a lot of TV airtime. Even so a lot of the British public enjoy big brother and text in there votes every week. It might also be argued that people only watch reality TV because there is nothing else on TV at these times. On big brother alcohol is the most comely drunk beverage no one drinks water when there...
  • Criticism Of Tv
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    According to Douglas Rushkoff's in his article Hating What Sucks, Beavis and Butt-head are media critics, instructing viewers on how to criticize music videos. I believe the way Beavis and Butt-head go about their criticism and commentary is undermining our value system. In TV's Anti-Families: Married... with Malaise, Josh Ozersky states "no one who watches TV is going to stop because they see TV criticized". He goes on to say that we feel flattered by this criticism and continue watching televi...
  • Violence On Tv Violence
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    Violence on TV Violence is described in Webster's dictionary as physical force exerted for the purpose of violating, damaging, or abusing. Violence on TV has been steadily increasing for the past few years. It's not very often that you will find a TV show in prime time that doesn't involve some type of violence. According to Hollywood sex and violence sells. The problem with this is that violent programs on television lead to aggressive behavior by children and teenagers who watch those programs...
  • Act Of Violence On Tv
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    The Effects of Violence In the Media "Someone just got shoot on the streets due to the violence in the media". That is what some people are saying that violence in the media is the cause of that. The controversy of the effects that violence has on people has been going on for a long time. This paper is going to prove both sides of the controversy and let one decide which side is right. Violence is on the news and on everyday action shows. Theses everyday shows are targeted for the kids of the wo...
  • Tv Show
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    Effects of TV on Children Joe is sitting in school watching the clock. The teacher is talking to the class but Joe just can't wait to get home. When the bell finally rings, he runs out of the classroom all the way home. After getting home, he runs to turn on the TV. Having nothing more exciting to do, Joe will sit in front of the television keeping him from doing his homework until his mom calls him for dinner. This is an all to familiar in many American homes today. What many people don't reali...
  • Tv Watchers
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    Violence on Television Since its introduction, television has increased in popularity to such an extent that the TV has become the electronic member of the family. The TVc an hypnotize us and lure us into worlds of fantasy and adventure as we escape from our worries and cares. It can also inform us and bring us up to date on the latest news. The TV can be a teacher, a friend, and a source of knowledge and information, or it can have a negative effect on our behavior. No matter what effect televi...
  • Home And Watch Tv
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    In Bill Mckibben essay "Daybreak" he writes about how TV has changed the way we look at the world. A little less than half of all American's get "most of their information from television". There are some things that people would never see in their life if it wasn't for TV, but there are things that people could go without seeing at times too. TV is one of the greatest things ever to happen to some people and the worst for others. For some people television is the best way to take part in the wo...
  • Tv O Children Over 2 Years
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    THE NEGATIVE EFFECTS OF TELEVISON (Violence in television programs and movies and its impact on children and families is not a new topic. Almost 30 years ago the U.S. Surgeon General warned Americans about the negative effect of television have on the emotions and behaviour's of children.) I just want to continue viewing our standpoints regarding the negative effect it has on societyTalkshows " Husband Sees Prostitute,' 'Mistress Meets Wife,' 'Girl Sleeps with Over 100 Men,' 'My Girlfriend is a ...
  • Your Views On Tv
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    In this essay I am going to express my views on the bad aspects of TV, and explain what they are. Possibly, this essay may change your views on TV and how it is used. The truth is that most TV shows suck. This is especially true in so-called situation comedies. The reason they have to add that stupid laugh track is so you know what part is supposed to be funny. If you " ll notice, the funniest and most successful shows don't usually have laugh tracks, such as The Simpsons, because it's a good en...
  • Watch Tv With Your Child
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    As a normal routine the first thing a child does when he / she arrives home is to cut on the television. I have a 4-year-old child, and he does this on an everyday basis. If he acts disobedient, I would tell him that he cannot watch television for that day and he will begin to apologize for his disobedience. Everything that I see on television for my children is a reflection of somebody's vision. Programs do not just "happen"; they are a product of policy. It is hard to sit down with my child an...
  • One Tv Show
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    The one part of the media that has every one hooked is the television. Many people read magazines or listen to the radio, look at newspapers but the TV has them all beat. It is probably the most influential invention out there next to the telephone because it is the number one source of news and entertainment. Something good about the media is that they do let us know what is going on in the world even if it is a half-truth. Have you ever rushed home from work or school to watch your favorite TV...
  • The Tv
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    television has been changing my family for several reasons. Today's family spend a lot of time watching tv. Although watching tv can be a source of information and recreation, it can bring a lot of problems to the families. First of all, watching tv, children can learn violence and violent ways to express their aggression. children want to imitate the violence they watch on tv. unfortunately, today's programs offer fantastic sights and impossibilities that are not real, such as people flying in ...
  • Disadvantage And An Advantage
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    There are disadvantage and also advantage of watching television. Watching TV is one of the major problems in America. Watching television can be considered as a disadvantage and an advantage for us today. Television affects many of us today no matter the age or status. Parallel to it there is a good side of watching TV; television exemplifies unlimited source of various news and knowledge showing aspects of our lives We can divide watching TV to situations when it is useful and helpful for us a...
  • Excessive Violence On Tv Programs
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    According to Statistic Canada, the average Canadian household owns 1.5 TV sets per family; Canadians watch about 4 hours of TV every day. Watching TV has become the major entrainment for Canadian families; on the other hand, TV brings a number of disadvantages on our daily life such as excessive violence, sexual content, and exaggerated advertisements. The first drawback of TV is excessive violence. Excessive violence on TV can influence children and teenager's mind and behavior. According to st...
  • Violent Programs On Tv
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    One of the most important means of communication is the television. Most of what we learn comes from it. Just think of all that we see in just one hour of watching television: television-commercials, educational programs, sitcoms and a lot of different movies. The TV is another source that we can learn from about other countries, people and places. Television is a huge influence on our daily lives. The most frequent viewers are children, but what are the effects of watching so much TV on young c...

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