Children do.” By childfrienly.org is why parents should influence their children positively instead of negatively. Several arguments can be made on the topic that Television is playing a good or bad role in the society, but “most of the philosophers, social scientists, and critics have agreed that Television is playing a fundamental role in the development of violence in society.” Television has had an unpleasant effect on the daily lives of the greater population with sex drugs and immoralities, but it has also had its pleasant effects. So stop watching so much TV and start living, there is way more to life then movies and video games.
Television commercials need to be designed for children and need to be less forceful when it comes to advertising. Although television is Americas past time and helps spread the news, it can be very graphic, television implies offensive gender roles, different types of violence, and persuades many to spend great amounts of money. Commercials may lead to low self-esteem or even self-harm. Additionally it allows children to imitate violence seen on T.V. ; they can hurt themselves or others around them.
When used correctly, watching TV can have a positive impact on your child’s memory as well as improve their personality and widen their interests. However, most parents seem to forget that any great invention can have disadvantages if used in an incorrect manner. I hope this essay helps you understand the benefits watching TV can have on your children, but also show you the dangers of using it in an incorrectly.
The positive and negative effects of television on children can be differentiated and the Does The Positive Impact Of Television On Children Outweigh The Negative Impact? People all over the nation have different opinions about television. Some people think of it as a positive thing and some say it has negative influence on children. What ever we think about watching television, is our opinion. I think television is a very positive addition to our lives.
Even though Sanjay and Craig was primarily meant for “entertainment” children are at risk of having short or long term performance deficits, unlike those who watch educational programs. Children are easily influenced by their environment and actions they see on tv, taking into consideration what they view should not only be a parent’s priority but a programing network as well. Inappropriate language in media can highly impact the way a child behaves or the way a child’s behavior could change. Throughout time, media has been something that impacts what viewers do. One specific piece of media is tv.
Violence on television can be harmful in more ways than one. On the one hand, kids will imitate what they watch, but kids are also very easily brainwashed. Children may get a false impression of what the world is really like. If all the children see is violence on television, then, of course, the children will be a little apprehensive about the world. All of the violence could also m... ... middle of paper ... ...e lack of exercise shows for children.
At the same time that I believe not all television shows promote negative effects, I also believe majority of the programs on television can promote negative effects on the viewers that watch them. Some negative effects that television can have on its viewers are lack of motivation, less sensitivity towards others and bullying rates increase. Ballaro believes television programs are entertaining and at times boring but it does not promote negative effects on viewer’s behavior. According to Ballaro “ It is the responsibility of the parents to supervise their children’s television viewing habits”. It is not the television broadcasters fault for the parent’s negligence of supervision.
The invention of television can be a benefit or harm to Americans because there’s some good educational shows and some shows that are not good. For instance, Discovery, History, Public Broadcasting Station (PBS) channels are some good educational shows because it helps us understand and have knowledge of the World. However, there are some shows that are not good for kids and adults are: The Jersey Shore, 16&Pregant, The Real World, Jesses and Hannah Montanna. Several of shows have a lot of violence and affects young kids the most. Lawrence mentions, “Television can affect learning and school performance if it cuts into the time kids need for activities crucial to healthy mental and physical development.” TV can be an advantage and disadvantage because it is distraction, learning tool, Economic Advantage.
The risks of watching TV that makes TV a harmful device to use rather than a beneficial device are that it can cause people to imitate awful behavior, can cause people to have problems involving their health, and that it can take people's time away from doing activities that help them become successful in their life. People who watch a lot of TV think that they are not harmed when they do this since they get educational information from the TV but this however, is not true. Doctors who know what's acceptable for people say that watching TV can cause a lot of harm to people since they can receive behavior problems when doing this. For instance, a person to have a risk of imitating awful behavior from the TV, which is a way on how TV can harm people. According to Kidshealth.org, this website conveyed that “TV violence sometimes beg for imitation."
Thus, of course, more and more people starts realizing that TV is not the only way to enhance their lives. Thus, nowadays, watching Television is not beneficial for the long time run because it is providing its audiences mostly with everything that would change nothing or mislead their lives. Anything that is not benefiting its audiences is not worth spending time on. Most media specialists would agree that there is a relationship between the audiences’ interests and the media products. This defines the system of today’s media that is based on politically entertainment package.