Violence in Mass Media and Violence in Society

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Violence in Mass Media and Violence in Society

The mass media has long been established to reach a large audience by mass communication. Also by developing technology, mass media took a place on television, radio, book, comics, internet, films etc. In our world, more and more families are increasingly possessing televisions sets and radios. However, what we have many effects of mass media is the violence. In this new environment, radio, television, movies, videos, video games, and computer networks have assumed central roles in our daily lives. This essay will cover how the mass media affects people's life, children, behaviors, ...

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games start to imitate like what they are doing in the game. The other effect of mass media is related to the violence of movies. Many of movies consist of fighting, shooting, showing no care about the laws or responsibilities and these things are giving a bad example to our children.
Furthermore, many research on the effect of media violence on violent and aggressive behaviors have focused on violence in fictional movies and cartoons. An experiment has been done by scientist. According to experiments, children who were watching violent film started to behave more aggressively. However, the other children who were watching non-violent film did not behave aggressively and there was no change of their behaviors. For men, watching violent videos has been found to cause endorsement of violent behavior. Obviously, boys are more inclined to the violence because of man's temperament or genesis.
As a result, Research clearly explains that fictional television and movies violence ...

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Added: 5/28/2014 07:18:29 PM
Submitted By: kemal212121
Category: Psychology
Type: Premium Paper
Words: 372
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