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controversial television advertising

March 21, 2016 | Author: | Posted in advertising, communications and media

Controversial Television Advertising

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Children are to be considered as the hope of the tomorrow . They are the one who make our world beautiful and meaningful because of their innocence and simplicity . But are these facts still true nowadays ? Or it will be just a dream ‘ for us now ? Children ‘s characters personalities and their inside the home where parents are oblige and responsible to teach their children the good values and morals . But the irony for this issue is that , parents tend to forget their responsibilities as parents in supervising [banner_entry_middle]

their kids , due to their hectic schedules and demands of their work , especially in watching television where children are expose to different kinds of indecent advertisements and commercials . Parents should allot time in spending quality moments and be on the side of their children in for them to explain the advertisements and commercials which have an adult content . Television is a very powerful tool to the learning of the children and it can educate them in many ways whether it is profitable or destructive to their morals and values It contributes much most especially when parents let their children watch indecent television shows anytime of the day without their supervision . There are also shows on TV that create fear to the hearts of these children because they are able to internalize what they have seen . In a researched entitled Television ‘ and conducted by the University of Michigan Health System stated that in a usual American household , there are about 7 hours spend by children in watching television everyday and there are about tens of thousands of commercials observed by the kids on TV which the public relations mark . And not only that , every year the range of 1 ,000 to 2 ,000 children watched TV ads for alcohol and the fears attributed by the television can create sleep problems . A survey showed that there was about 37 percent of the kids stated that they were terrified by a TV story and the symptoms for this included anxious feelings , withdrawing from friends nightmares ‘1 This means that children are prone to adapt thwarted values and morals which will affect sooner to their development as individuals and contribute in the later part of their lives . Being TV addicts is more treacherous and hazardous than taking a drug because it disseminates violence , spoils people ‘s intellects , and ruins not only the individual but as well as our nation and culture How do advertisements promote violence and its effects on children

We cannot deny the fact that children are great imitators and that is one of their natures . They really follow and imitate what they have seen and observed from other people especially when they realize that these people involve manifests excitement in doing such acts . Present television ‘s advertisements , commercials , shows and movies already content indecent acts such as violence , sensual actions , drinking and taking drugs which have great impact to the minds of the younger generations . These kinds of entertainments… [banner_entry_footer]

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