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Violence and Television
the single factor most closely associated with aggressive behaviour-more than poverty, race, or parental behaviour. 3) Media reflects reality. Youth takes to committing crime leading to youth violence. 5 Medved, michael Medved is a news host on US television who campaigns on the issue of screen violence. Kids should be encouraged to watch children's programs.
Young children watch more. Early exposure to violence on TV leads to abnormalities in children's behavior. Thus, they are unable to comprehend the causes and effects of evil behavior and do not understand the nuances of the scenes on TV, leading to misinterpretation of the villain. In the first case, a child does not perceive the psychological disorder that has made him a villain.
They might become over-aggressive and rebellious. As for children watching hours and hours of violent television or inflicting violence on others in games, this is probably to be avoided for a far wider set of reasons than simple crime reduction. While merrily watching television, we seldom think that it may affect us negatively. Childs Play films myself when I was barely a teenager and they certainly hadnt turned me into a homicidal maniac. Studies say that watching horror movies is sometimes an attempt by children to get over their own phobias. They may become impatient and refuse to wait for things, they then leave work unfinished thus do not perform well in school. Basically, Im just not convinced that the problem isnt that less able (or caring) parents are both less likely to bring up well-adjusted children and more likely to let their children watch symbolism in One Flew Over the Cuckoos Nest inappropriate violence.
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