Yaniris Tavera 0520335
TESC November 2012
Should sex and violence on television be restricted?
The debate over sex and violence on television has been going on for several
years. Many researchers have supported, while a few are against restrictions. There are
various negative factors of sex and violence on television, such as creating fear,
aggressive, crimes and many more. This essay is going to discuss the reasons why sex
and violence on television should be restricted.
Some television programs, like guns, murders, shooting, explosions, punching,
screaming stabbing, car chases, disasters, death and smashes ...view middle of the document...
These adverts encourage deprived
eating habit, plus snacks while viewing television this leads to obesity.
According to the Act against violence, the violent deeps are learned, that is
whatever a kid learn at an early ages will have a greater impacts in their lives. Eighty one
percent of parents have witnessed their children imitating either positive or negative
behaviors from television that is Kaiser Foundation report. Therefore, children can
imitate live model also what they have seen on television with no clear understanding of
The researchers from the university of Michigan says that children who uses
most of their time watching television they become aggressive adults. It demonstrated
that women and men who views violent television programs are more likely to show
violent propensities as adult. The report still confirmed that violent programs that most
likely have the majority harmful effects on children’s cognitive advancement are those
hero is defensible in being violent and children are most probably to imitate the hero.
Since television has exposure both children and adult to impressive the
telecommunications Act (1996) stated that,...