Essays Tagged: "Entertainment"

The Minstrel

ers, clowns, and tumblers. Often minstrels were an important part ofprominent house holds providing entertainment for the upper class of society. Those minstrelswho were not part of a noble's homestea ... iety. Those minstrelswho were not part of a noble's homestead, traveled from town to town providing entertainmentnot only to noble classes but also to common village folk as well.There were not many f ...

(3 pages) 53 0 3.5 Feb/1997

Subjects: Art Essays > Music History & Studies

about the changes in the media

s the different people and how we should behave. I strongly disagree in one main point; that is all entertainment. I do believe is all done through entertainment but underneath the entertainment there ...

(6 pages) 168 0 3.5 Oct/2002

Subjects: Art Essays > Film & TV Studies > Film Review and Analysis

A letter toward a committee of some sort emphasizing the importance of the computer to a student.

us CD-ROMS, like foreign languages, math, and history, can be a very useful.Computers also serve as entertainment to many people. Primarily the internet provides much entertainment to people. On the i ...

(2 pages) 45 0 4.4 Nov/2002

Subjects: Science Essays > Computer Science

How the media, including TV, music and video games influences children in a negavtive way

Children of today are surrounded by technology and entertainment that is full ofviolence. The average child spends three to five hours a day watching t ... smodels, with lyrics that promote abuse and crimes, and that are full of cuss words.Another form of entertainment that can have a strong influence on a child'sbehavior is video games. Children today s ... video games are all things that are fun andsometimes educational for kids. However, these forms of entertainment can also be badinfluences on children. Children are extremely impressionable and if th ...

(1 pages) 164 1 5.0 Mar/2003

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Communication Studies > The Media

Pathological Gambling

Pathological GamblingWhen was the last time you gambled? Did you do it for pure entertainment purposes or were you unable to resist impulses to gamble? Pathological gambling is a g ... ongs in that group. A gambler that goes beyond the usual bounds of gambling for fun, recreation, or entertainment usually experiences three phases of pathological gambling. This is what causes someone ... e more is the winning phase. This is marked by an increasing desire for gambling as excitement, not entertainment. Gamblers often experience a series of wins or a big win that leaves them confident th ...

(3 pages) 65 0 3.5 Apr/2003

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Psychology

Essay on Entertainment. Gabler says that it is bad for the mind. This is an arguement to that.

Entertainment has won a multitude of audiences around the world. Though it is a very popular form of ... nd amusement in the hearts of many, its participants are blinded by the effects of its hidden vile. Entertainment has effects on people without their knowledge. Sooner or later, its defects will begin ... ct in the viewers' lives and begin to soften morality and defile clean happiness.As Gabler asserts, entertainment affects us in such a way that it will overturn morality. Anything viewed on television ...

(2 pages) 54 0 4.0 Jan/2004

Subjects: Art Essays > Performing Arts

This is an essay about Music.

The Significance of MusicThink about a world without entertainment, a world without music. Not only would it be a very boring world, but also it would al ...

(3 pages) 57 1 2.7 Feb/2004

Subjects: Art Essays > Artists

"The Effects of Entertainment on the Taste of Humanity or Where are we going?" - Neal Gabler's 2003 AP Free Respoonse Question

hat today's movie and music stars receive, Neal Gabler is completely justified in his argument that entertainment has the capacity to "ruin" society. Pop culture is heavily focused on the entertainmen ... focused on the entertainment industry and looks to it as a model for new trends and obsessions. As entertainment gradually pushes the limits in what is acceptable, our cultures echo this movement thr ...

(2 pages) 38 0 4.3 Feb/2004

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Society and community

Media Importance to Society

hich is even more vital with our world becoming globally connected. Media is also a major source of entertainment. Some forms of media are made for the sole purpose of entertaining the masses. However ... a are made for the sole purpose of entertaining the masses. However, the media is forced to produce entertainment that the society requests. So, if society is the one requesting the type of media bein ...

(3 pages) 112 0 5.0 Apr/2004

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Communication Studies > The Media

How A Audio Cd Works

(2 pages) 47 3 3.2 May/2004

Subjects: Science Essays > Technology

Black swan a Questions And answers

Curtis BrownBlack Swan Records AssignmentExercise 1African Americans in the Entertainment BusinessWhat did it mean for an African American to be a professional entertainer in t ...

(1 pages) 21 0 4.5 Apr/2005

Subjects: History Term Papers > African Studies - History

How do movies or television influence people's behavior?

Television is, nowadays, one of the most popular forms of entertainment. Consequently, it influences us and our behaviour significantly.For many people, the m ... e, because we notice the differences in fashions and styles. Moreover, television gives us not only entertainment but also knowledge. Our children can learn new things not only from school or books bu ...

(2 pages) 52 1 3.5 May/2005

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Psychology

Can the drop in music sales be explained by Michael Porters Product Life Cycle and will the CD in the near future be replaced by mp3?

d CDs.(Gomez, 2003)References:BBC (2003). File swappers 'buy more music',, Josh (2002). Downloads Did Not Cause The Music Slump, But T ...

(19 pages) 90 0 0.0 Dec/2005

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Economics

Essay on Pro Piracy of Entertainment Media

Without doubt, the entertainment industry brings quite a lot of amusement to society. During the previews of many motio ... tend for about two weeks' worth of work. Perhaps this is wrong. Although the illegal downloading of entertainment media may be viewed as something selfish and destructive, it is actually a great benef ... - whatever those demands may be.Piracy helps create jobs. By going to the movies, society pays the entertainment industry. By burning a DVD and watching it at home, a consumer pays for the speakers, ...

(2 pages) 29 0 0.0 Feb/2007

Subjects: Law & Government Essays > Law > Issues

The Media

report but instead how much they report, and how good they report it. I think tabloids are good for entertainment as long as everyone knows it is for entertainment, but they should put some sort of wa ...

(2 pages) 10 0 0.0 Apr/2001

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers

Every day life in Pompeii and Herculaneum

Leisure Activities:In both Pompeii and Herculaneum, entertainment came in many forms. People could attend the theatre, people could go to the amphitheat ... such as dinner or dance parties and they could go to a local tavern and get drunk. Simpler forms of entertainment which could be conducted at home might be playing board games with dice, reciting poet ... but thus far no actual amphitheatre has been found in Herculaneum.One of the most popular forms of entertainment at this time was blood sports where gladiators would fight both men and animals with t ...

(9 pages) 37 0 5.0 Jul/2007

Subjects: History Term Papers > European History > Roman History

Entertainment In The Middle Ages

ENTERTAINMENT Entertainment played a major part in medieval society. The rich used jesters and minst ... t played a major part in medieval society. The rich used jesters and minstrels to provide a form of entertainment. Music, theatre and jousting and festivals were entertainment that was enjoyed by all ... ls were entertainment that was enjoyed by all classes, upper and peasant. There were other forms of entertainment which included: sports, board games, carnivals, dance and fairs. These are just some t ...

(2 pages) 25 0 3.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: Art Essays > Music History & Studies

The Government’s Social Order Campaign

ociety. First, this law causes problems to Thailand's economy. When the owners of night-time entertainment places have to close them earlier, they will lose a lot of incomes. They , therefore, ... e. Next, dishonest policemen have more chance to collect money from the owners of night-time entertainment places. They will ask them to pay some money if the owners want to open their places o ...

(1 pages) 390 0 0.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Economics

Ecotoons (a film)

(3 pages) 1094 0 0.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: Science Essays > Environmental Science

Effects of Entertainment on Modern-Day Society

rising nationwide, but makes a mockery of a tragedy that’s all too real. This modern day “entertainment”, as one might call it, shown by video games, music, television, books, and block ... ation is learned and people are educated. When looked upon from a broad point of view, today’s entertainment is a plague upon society.In November of 2008, an eight year old boy killed two men in ...

(3 pages) 12 1 0.0 Oct/2009

Subjects: Humanities Essays