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  • 1. 5 Things E very Commu Student Sh nications ould Know A bout: Children and Television
  • 2. 1First Off, What is it?!
  • 3. The study of children and television simplydives into the effects mass communication in television can have on children. +
  • 4. 2 Who uses it?!
  • 5. 3 So !What?!
  • 6. Mass communication through television is extremely important in communication studies.
  • 7. Children between the ages of 2 and 11 average around 30 hours a week of television viewing. When watching television for that duration, a child can be influenced in such a way that affects his or her morals and beliefs that are just beginning to be independently formed.
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  • 10. Many studies have been created to find associations between children’s aggressive behavior and watching violent TV content.
  • 11. These studies have found that children viewing violenceon television can leave these young viewers with feelingsof hostility. It may also decrease their emotionalresponse to the portrayal of violence and injury, whichcan lead to violent behavior through imitation.
  • 12. Picture Citations (In Order)•  http://www.sxc.hu/photo/9192•  http://www.flickr.com/photos/inaflashproductions/4714840389/•  http://www.flickr.com/photos/dorolimited/4573483320/•  http://www.flickr.com/photos/tommilton/3498530507/•  http://www.sxc.hu/photo/271056•  http://www.flickr.com/photos/cincinnatipubliclibrary/3359177283/•  http://www.flickr.com/photos/theanswerisnotinthetv/4625040508/•  http://www.flickr.com/photos/largeprimenumber/465666536/•  http://www.flickr.com/photos/25666278@N04/4967736056/•  http://www.flickr.com/photos/dbowler78/4436108268/•  http://www.flickr.com/photos/34228744@N07/3186833195/Brocato, E., Gentile, D. A., Laczniak, R. N., Maier, J. A., & Ji-Song, M. (2010). Television commercial violence. Journal of Advertising, 39(4), 95-107. doi: 10.2753/JOA0091-3367390407Hawkins, R. P., & Pingree, S. (1982). Television’s influence on social reality. In D. Pearl, L. Bouthilet, & J. Lazar (Eds.), Television and behavior: Ten years of scientific progress and implications for the eighties (Vol. II, pp. 224-247). Rockville, MD: National Institute of Mental Health.

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