Essays Tagged: "children today"

Eczema

and in severe cases, small fluid filledblisters and insomnia. It is the most common skin disease in children today.Mild cases of Eczema are a little worse than a tendency toward dry, itching skin.Seve ...

(3 pages) 96 2 3.3 Nov/1996

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Health & Medicine > Diseases

CHildren and Television

About the affect television violence has on children. -Children and TelevisionThe children of America spend their time on many different activit ... ies is watching television. Televisionplays a large role in the social and emotional development of children today.One good quality that television has is that it conveys information andhappenings aro ... ion does more harm thangood. Many have been analyzing what affect violence in adult shows as wellas children's shows may have on children.Most parents allow their children to watch so called 'kid's sh ...

(2 pages) 103 0 4.0 Jan/1997

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Communication Studies > The Media

Teen Violence

. Teens care so little about others because so little care has been shown them(MacDonald 1A).' Many children today in society contain hate and bitterness, andbecause of this do they become a problem. ... n society contain hate and bitterness, andbecause of this do they become a problem. Many argue that children become what theybecome because they make their own bed for themselves in life. I am in tota ...

(6 pages) 207 3 5.0 Mar/1997

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Society and community > Children and Youngsters

The good and bad aspects of getting divorced or staying together "for the children".

in their marriage would choose to stay together for no other reason than because it might "hurt the children." Today, children are insignificant and are often dealt with like any other asset in a divo ... t last year!"Parents who decide to go through a divorce think they are doing what is best for their children and themselves. They assume their kids will have no problem bouncing back to a healthy and ...

(6 pages) 144 1 0.0 Jul/2003

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Society and community > Children and Youngsters

This essay talks about the effects of televesion on children in america

Children today have more outlets to view television through cable, pay-per view, and home movies. Ma ... n our parents were growing up. Television shows are one of the contributing factors to behaviors in children. Recently, the Annenberg Public Policy Center has placed focus on this issue because the ma ... ority of children's behaviors are influenced by television. Three negative effects of television on children are poor school performance, increase in violent activities, and early ideas about sex.Too ...

(3 pages) 62 0 3.0 Jan/2004

Subjects: Art Essays > Film & TV Studies

Censorship of Television

Children today spend hours of their lives watching television shows that flaunt violence. Children w ... ws on television. These shows on television that display violence have serious long-term effects on children. Therefore, parents should not allow their children to watch shows that have such explicit ... often engage in destructive acts of violence; therefore, parents should filter the shows that their children watch. Cartoons frequently feature shows such as Ninja Turtles that try to solve the world' ...

(3 pages) 74 2 4.0 Feb/2004

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Controversial Issues

Television Violence and its impact on Children

The children of America spend their time on many different activities. One of the most time consuming ac ... es is watching television. Television plays a large role in the social and emotional development of children today. One good quality that television has is that it conveys information and happenings a ... n does more harm than good. Many have been analyzing what affect violence in adult shows as well as children's shows may have on children.Most parents allow their children to watch so called "kid's sh ...

(3 pages) 48 0 4.6 Mar/2004

Subjects: Social Science Essays

Tobacco Targeting Children

Tobacco is one of the main products that affect our children today. Companies that distribute these products do not think about who is getting affected ... Basic because Marlboro is more popular and brings in more profit than Basic does.When we deal with children, we have to be cautious about everything we do. Some adults who smoke, do not realize that ... o blame. I am agreeing with him, but we should not also forget the family actions in front of their children. In order to prevent our children to smoke, we should start at home. The parents have a gre ...

(6 pages) 91 0 1.0 Mar/2004

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Current Issues

Children and Television Violence

The children of America spend their time on many different activities. One of the most time consuming ac ... es is watching television. Television plays a large role in the social and emotional development of children today. One good quality that television has is that it conveys information and happenings a ... n does more harm than good. Many have been analyzing what affect violence in adult shows as well as children's shows may have on children.Most parents allow their children to watch so called "kid's sh ...

(3 pages) 28 0 3.0 Mar/2004

Subjects: Literature Research Papers

Child Abuse: The Blight of a Nation

zed society, it is our job to protect the ones that cannot protect themselves. The way we treat our children today will determine what our society will be like tomorrow.Defining child abuse is a compl ... nvestigations in Forrest County in the last year alone. As reported in the article, more than three children die each day in the home as a result of abuse. In 2001, an estimated 1,300 children died of ...

(7 pages) 119 0 4.5 May/2004

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Society and community > Children and Youngsters > Child Abuse

HOMEWORK

vy books. Kids have to carry these heavy books to be used for all their homework.A study shows that children should only carry up to ten percent of their body weight. Children today carry almost twent ... ent of their body weight. Children today carry almost twenty percent of their body weight. For some children, heavy books cause back problems.In the 1980's children spent only an hour and a half to tw ...

(1 pages) 53 1 3.7 Jun/2004

Subjects: Art Essays

Should we accept the hip-hop industry negative images?

ulture because it portrays a negative image of women, it changes the style of music, and it affects children today.The hip-hop culture today is notoriously known for its hyper sexual negative images i ...

(4 pages) 55 0 4.6 Oct/2004

Subjects: Art Essays

Spanking: Pros and Cons

iscipline methods. On one side of the debate are parents who believe it is all right to spank their children. On the other side are those who think that children should never be spanked. Somewhere in ... sons for spanking to examine the effectiveness of spanking and why we should still enforce spanking children today.While many adults would argue that hitting people is wrong, spanking children continu ...

(4 pages) 155 1 5.0 Dec/2004

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Society and community > Children and Youngsters > Child Abuse

The American family

The children are leaving for school just as father grabs his briefcase and is off to work. Meanwhile, mo ... liefs about family life, a family should consist of a husband and a wife living together with their children. The father being the head of the family, earns the family's income, and gives his name to ... e parent families and high rates of divorce. Certainly divorce has to be stressful for our nation's children and adolescents, leading the American family and the nation's future to a state of crisis. ...

(6 pages) 97 1 3.5 Dec/2004

Subjects: Social Science Essays

John 3

as Nicodemus knows so little about the true way to heaven; when it seems that even the youngest of children today in their purity of heart know that faith and love in God is the way to heaven.4. In o ... experienced by people today. Verse 16 states "that he gave his only begotten son." As I don't have children yet I can't comprehend what it would be like to send your son or even daughter to their dea ...

(10 pages) 57 1 4.6 Jan/2005

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Religion & Faith > Christianity

Children and Advertising/Marketing

Young children are the most vulnerable to advertising. They are the most susceptible because their minds a ... sh good advertising versus bad advertising. Television commercials have an enormous impact on young children today. Commercials are one of the main forms of advertisement and many of these commercials ... s.Patricia Mullenbrock presented interesting statistics in class regarding how the media can affect children's health. According to her research, children watch around 10,000 food advertisements per y ...

(2 pages) 56 0 5.0 Apr/2006

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Communication Studies > The Media

Gambling with today's youth

Today, there are so many addictions that children and students can get involved in. Alcohol and drugs may be the most well known addiction, b ... ambling would be a growing addiction. Actually, gambling is the single-most growing addiction among children today. Children can gamble anything from bingo to the lottery. There are so many different ... ling, and many gambling techniques do not require you to be of legal age. With it being so easy for children to get involved, gambling will continue to be the fastest growing addiction for years to co ...

(4 pages) 29 0 3.0 Dec/2006

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Society and community > Children and Youngsters

What is attachment and why is it important to young children?

workforce in recent years have resulted in an increase in alternate childcare arrangements for many children today. This consequently has led to the issues related to childcare and the effects it has ... ing. Therefore, the purpose of this essay is to analyse the effects child care quality has on young children's attachments with their family, carers and ultimately the community.Attachment theory is a ...

(6 pages) 165 2 3.0 Jan/2007

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Education

Our Town

s. Parents are very different now, from how they were then. Parents today are a lot harder on their children than parents are in Our Town.Parents are much harder on their children today. When George w ... p for making George appease, he gives him a raise in his allowance.Today when a parent punishes his children, he tries to punish him enough so he will try not to make the same mistake again. If my dad ...

(1 pages) 251 0 0.0 Mar/2001

Subjects: Literature Research Papers

The Definition Of Family

aditional American family. Years ago, the word family was easily defined as a mother, a father, and children. Today, things are so much different than they used to be. To be considered a family, there ... here is only one parent in a household. As long as that parent supports, loves and nurtures his/her children, that one parent can be the child's family. If a child has two mothers or two fathers, it d ...

(1 pages) 17 0 0.0 Apr/2001

Subjects: Literature Research Papers