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impact of video films on children and adolescents in Lagos State

Idowu Akanbi Sobowale

impact of video films on children and adolescents in Lagos State

report of a survey

by Idowu Akanbi Sobowale

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Published by National Film and Video Censors Board in Abuja .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Nigeria,
  • Lagos State.
    • Subjects:
    • Video recordings -- Social aspects -- Nigeria -- Lagos State.,
    • Motion pictures and children -- Nigeria -- Lagos State.,
    • Mass media and children -- Nigeria -- Lagos State.

    • Edition Notes

      Statementby Idowu Sobowale.
      ContributionsIdosa Konsult (Firm), Nigeria. National Film and Video Censors Board.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsPN1992.945 .S63 1998
      The Physical Object
      Paginationvi, 42 p. ;
      Number of Pages42
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL3596257M
      ISBN 109783374338
      LC Control Number2002316409
      OCLC/WorldCa49658873

        But Christopher Ferguson, a psychologist at Texas A&M University, is of the opinion that research on media effects and aggression is inconsistent. Ferguson points to research that suggests that playing violent video games may have some positive effects . Second, the arrival of a new generation of ultraviolent video games beginning in the early s and continuing unabated to the present resulted in large numbers of children and youths actively participating in entertainment violence that went way beyond anything available to them on television or in movies. Recent video games reward players.

      The mission of AACAP is to promote the healthy development of children, adolescents, and families through advocacy, education, and research, and to meet the professional needs of child and adolescent psychiatrists throughout their careers.   Of course not, there are also health benefits to watching films. Comedies, for example, help lower your blood pressure; when you laugh for extended periods of time your blood vessels dilate. Intense laughter for 15 minutes during a film has the same effect on your cardiovascular system as exercising. Even porn films can improve your health.

        Does HIV affect children and adolescents? Yes, children and adolescents are among the people living with HIV in the United States. According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), 91 cases of HIV in children younger than 13 years of age were diagnosed in the United States in ; CDC reports that youth 13 to 24 years of age accounted for 21% of all new . priate services for children exposed to violence and their families. Understanding the nature and extent of children’s exposure to violence is essential to combating its effects. Partnering with the Centers for Dis-ease Control and Prevention, OJJDP has sponsored the most compre-hensive effort to date to measure children’s exposure to violence.


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Impact of video films on children and adolescents in Lagos State by Idowu Akanbi Sobowale Download PDF EPUB FB2

Today’s children and adolescents are immersed in both traditional and new forms of digital media. Research on traditional media, such as television, has identified health concerns and negative outcomes that correlate with the duration and content of viewing.

Over the past decade, the use of digital media, including interactive and social media, has grown, and research evidence suggests Cited by: Additional time is often spent watching movies, listening to music, watching music videos, playing video or computer games, or spending computer time on the Internet.

This increase in time spent by children using media for recreation has been shown to be a significant factor in childhood obesity due to associated physical inactivity.

The presentation is entitled “The Impact of Screen Media on Children: A Eurovision for Parliament.”' Some studies cited in this paper are: 1. American Academy of Paediatrics.

(April 1. ): Guidance for the clinician: The impact of Social Media on Children, Adolescents and Families. Dr Tedros Ghebreyesus, Director-General, World Health Organisation (WHO), has expressed worry over the impact of the coronavirus on women, children and adolescents.

Langham, a family psychologist, told the Association for Youth, Children and Natural Psychology (AYCNP) that kids who watch scary movies can exhibit aggressive or. The advent of video games raised new questions about the potential impact of media violence, since the video game player is an active participant rather than merely a viewer.

Ninety-seven percent of adolescents age play video games — on a computer, on consoles such as the Wii, Playstation and Xbox, or on portable devices such as. Impact of Violent Video Games on Young Players Video games, including those with violence, have become a significant pastime of children and adolescents.

They may provide an escape from school work and social activities with family and peers (5), or they. Sex and violence are at an all-time high in the movies our children watch, the music they hear, and the games they play.

And, in bad news for moms and dads a new study, published recently in Pediatrics, suggests that it is parents who are unknowingly dropping the ball. The researchers asked parents of children between 6 and 17 years to watch eight movie clips in a random order. The study investigated the effect of social problems on the academic performance and social adjustment of senior secondary students in Shomolu Education District II of Lagos State.

The descriptive survey design was adopted. The sample population. Unfortunately, there is a plentiful supply of teachable moments when listening to music, watching ads, movies, TV shows or video games. Parents can acknowledge the pressure some children feel to get attention. Our culture communicates that hyper-sexuality gets attention; children can see plenty of sexually explicit pictures of famous people.

Researchers from Ohio State University brought pairs of 8- to year-old children into a lab and showed them a minute version of a popular PG-rated movie—either the Rocketeer () or.

TYPES OF MEDIA EXPOSURE. Today’s children and adolescents grow up in a world flooded with the mass media (television, films, videos, billboards, magazines, movies, music, newspapers, fashion designers and the Internet) (6,7).Staggering statistics reveal that, on average, a child or adolescent watches up to 5 h of television per day and spends an average of 6 to 7 h viewing the various media.

Violent Video Game Effects on Children and Adolescents also reviews the history of these games' explosive growth, and explores the public policy options for controlling their distribution.

Anderson et al. describe the reaction of the games industry to scientific findings that exposure to violent video games and other forms of media violence Reviews: INTRODUCTION. Music plays an important role in the socialization of children and adolescents. 1–3 Listening to popular music is considered by society to be a part of growing up.

2 Music provides entertainment and distraction from problems and serves as a way to relieve tension and boredom. Some studies have reported that adolescents use popular music to deal with loneliness and to take. Violent Video Game Effects on Children and Adolescents: Theory, Research, and Public Policy.

New York: Oxford University Press; 7. Ferguson CJ, San Miguel C, Garza A, Jerabeck JM. A longitudinal test of video game violence influences on dating and aggression: a 3-year longitudinal study of adolescents. J Psychiatr Res; 8. THIS STUDY involved adolescents (average age of 13) and assessed the amount of time they spent playing video games and the type of games.

Media Exposure and Copycat Crimes. While many scholars do seem to agree that there is evidence that media violence—whether that of film, TV, or video games—increases aggression, they disagree about its impact on violent or criminal behavior (Ferguson, ; Gunter, ; Helfgott, ; Reiner, ; Savage, ).Nonetheless, it is violent incidents that most often prompt speculation.

Many children exposed to scary movies regret that they watched because of the intensity of their fright reactions. Children ages years who view violence are often frightened that they may be a victim of violence or a natural disaster.

Violent threats shown on TV can cause school-aged kids (8. Around 94 percent of parents state that they pay attention to the content of the games Children's book publishing revenue in the U.S. Most desired video games among children.

The study panel that produced the National Research Council (NRC) report Losing Generations concluded that communities and institutions that surround adolescents, which include families, neighborhoods, schools, health systems, and employment and training centers, are increasingly challenged by changing social and economic conditions within the larger society (National Research.

Effects of Violent Video Games: What the Study Showed. The study was led by Douglas Gentile, PhD, an associate professor of psychology at Iowa State University and a renowned expert on the effects of media on children and adults. It showed that kids who repeatedly play violent video games learn to think in aggressive ways that can eventually.Children and Video Games: Playing with Violence.

Video gaming (playing video games) has become a popular activity for people of all ages. Many children and adolescents spend large amounts of time playing them. Video gaming is a multibillion-dollar industry – bringing in more money than movies. Horror movies can cause a wide variety of side-effects, depending on the individual.

One of the most noticeable side-effects is sleeplessness. People may have trouble sleeping or toss fitfully all night due to the residual fear and anxiety from watching a scary movie.