Research conducted at Harvard University between TV watching and obesity more than 25 years ago. Since then, extensive research has confirmed the connection between fatness with TV watching among children and adults, in countries around the world. Besides that, it was proven that reducing TV time can help with weight control part of the reason why many institutions suggest not more than 2 hours per day for children and teens. It was because watching television means inactivity, and inactivity has been linked with obesity and heart disease. Watching television can cause obesity to children and also adults.
They put the blame on how the children got parented. They believe that television has more high values than the damage that it caused. The claim that it has more positive impacts than the negative ones. “For many years, expert held that children really don’t understand much of the program they are watching, at least not in their pre-school years. This was based on the fact that TV program is filled with content, which requires selecting, connecting, and inferring causes of events to be understood.
Watching TV has both benefit and disadvantage for physic and mental then these are sensitive for some people. People must be careful because the effect of the movie is so strong for child or person who lacks of consciousness. For example; Porn movie reduce a stress but it is not suitable for a child. The family must focus in this movie of type because nowadays easily acres to the movie. However watching TV similar the tool for increase the relation in the family.
According to a recent survey, a child watches television more than 4 hours per day, and they are very hard to change this habit. It is very Dangerous. Children watching TV too much can face to many diseases and other psychological problems as explain in the following essay The first Dangerous from watching TV too much is that it can reduce the ability of concentration and feeling Actually, watching television causes many serious effect to the child’s focus that is not good at the development of their body and mind.. Symptoms such as impulsive behavior, reduced concentration, hyperactivity ... usually begin to appear when the child reach school age. It will lead to a series of serious result on the psychological and mental health such as lack of concentration, impulsive behavior and violence.
Does Watching TV Make You Smarter? Television serves a purpose in life; whether it is a positive one or negative one is completely up to the person who is watching it. For many years, there has been an ongoing debate on whether or not television makes an individual smarter. The majority of the articles that has been written agrees that watching television is more harmful than it is helpful. For instance, Dana Stevens, author of “Thinking Outside the Idiot Box”, believes that watching TV does not make you smarter, it just makes you want to watch more of it.
Social learning theory, developed by Alburt Bandura (1994), suggests that human learning is influenced by people and events presented in the media. Cultivation theory proposes that the more time spent watching television, the more the viewer will come to see the real world in terms of the values, portrayals, and ideologies delivered by television (Gerbner et al., 1976). Though the experiment was not testing these theories, they essentially point to the fact that repeated exposure to negative depictions of older characters through Disney films is likely to lead children to distrust and dislike
Television is certainly one of the most popular systems for transmitting information, but it is also used as a fear-inducing mechanism with the purpose of twisting the truth and manipulating people’s perception of reality. Watching T.V news, in particular, has had a mostly negative effect on society. These media platforms instill fear and paranoia while simultaneously feeding false information to the public, and making them more ignorant by hindering their ability to think critically.
1.0 Part A. Recent research shows that,...‘Watching too much TV is one of the major sociological issues of this century, which has many effects on the physiology and psychology of people.’ 1.1 Introduction. Nowadays, watching TV is one of the most common activity that every adults and children do during their leisure time at home. Everyone likes watching TV as it is convenient, inexpensive, available and interesting. TV has a lot of entertainments like cartoons, movies, sports and many more .Then, at the same time, it can also teach us many things.
Television can be an influential tool for educating young people about the duties and hazards of sexual behavior. Sexuality is frequent major plot features of many TV shows aimed at youth. As broadcast networks have been associated with cable channels, doubtful language and sexual references have become more and more common. Most parents do not usually talk to their kids about sex and relationships, birth control and sexually transmitted diseases (STDs) and most schools do not give education about sex, so kids get much of their information about sex from television. The problem is that kids are probably not learning what their parents expect them to learn about sex from television.
The negative effects of television. Introduction One of the greatest inventions of all time is of the television, being a good source of entertainment, education and is a powerful tool in economic growth. Inevitably television is a member of every family and time spent next to it exceeds the amount of time spent together with any other family member. One of the major objectives of television is to give the viewer 's pleasure,programs ,sports and games aired are for entertainment. Additionaly television has become an integral part of the culture of every family besides being a vital tool of reconciliation and spiritual unity.