Television and Children

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Sociology
A Term Paper on

“Effects of Media on Children”

Presented to: Ms. Wajiha Kazim Presented By:Maria Ehsan …. 05 Maryam Arshad …. 22 Hina Qamar …. 26 Nada Zain ul Abidin...36 Zohra Niazi …. 48 2nd Semester BBA 2007-11 Evening

Presented on:

13th June 2008 Friday

Institute of Business Administration, Punjab University, Lahore

Dedication
This work is dedicated to our respected course instructor Ms. Wajiha Kazim, without whose helpful support it would not have been possible, and to our parents, who pray for us and had supported us in every way.

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or all we would like to express our deep gratitude to the Master of the Day of Judgment, who enabled us to reap the fruits of our efforts in an

effective way. Our healthy gratitude and sincere thanks to our devoted course instructor “Miss Wajiha Kazim”, who has always been a source of guidance for us. It would have been impossible for us to complete such a comprehensive report on our own. There are also some others who assisted us for this achievement, especially our Parents and friends. So we also are very grateful to them.

Sociology Term paper: “Effects of Media on Children”

Executive Summary
How media affects the children is undoubtly one of the hottest issues all over the world. The main focus of this term paper is on “Impact of Media on Children”. In this report we have mainly discussed electronic media especially in terms of television and games. We have also briefly focused on the impacts on advertisement on kids. We added some charts and graphs showing the time children spend with different types of media and also one showing the opinions of parents regarding impacts of media on their children. We have also recommended some ways to maximize media’s positive effects on children and minimize the negative ones. To sum it all we have described how the researchers actually concluded this issue and then we also added our suggestions on the issue.

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INTRODUCTION ......................................................................................................................................................................2 “CHILD”......................................................................................................................................................................................2 BIOLOGICAL DEFINITION.................................................................................................................................................................2 “MEDIA”.....................................................................................................................................................................................2 POSITIVE EFFECTS.................................................................................................................................................................3 EDUCATIONAL PROGRAM.................................................................................................................................................................3 MAKES A CHILD FEEL MORE CONFIDENT...........................................................................................................................................3 BRAIN DEVELOPMENT....................................................................................................................................................................4 ENHANCE IMAGINATION AND CREATIVITY...........................................................................................................................................4 POSITIVE EFFECTS OF CARTOON........................................................................................................................................................4 HELPS IMPROVE VOCABULARY AND LEARN NEW LANGUAGES...
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