Essays Tagged: "national television"


rica our current broadcast standard is a 525 line/60 field per second based system called the NTSC (National Television systems Committee) . This committee was established to insure order in the devel ...

(3 pages) 72 1 3.2 Jun/1996

Subjects: Science Essays > Technology

Gun exchange programs.

arrassing bid for office.When the hot topic of the year was conservation, Earth Day nearly became a national holiday. When drug abuse captured the nation's attention, George Bush ostentatiously displa ... d one block from the Capitol while screaming "Just Say No!"Today gun control is one of, if not the, national hot topic. With the passage of the Brady Law and the gathering of momentum for Brady II, mo ...

(6 pages) 44 1 4.7 Sep/2003

Subjects: Law & Government Essays

Sports Figure Biography of Vincent McMahon, Wrestling entrepeneaur

a publicly traded company whose employees are routinely required to literally kiss his bare ass on national television. Not even Larry Flynt can make that claim!""McMahon has had more startling trium ... n had everything to do with television. McMahon was the first promoter to see the real potential in nationally syndicated television and the eventual emergence of national cable channels. Vince also h ...

(9 pages) 73 0 4.0 Dec/2003

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers

Violence in Television and Magazines

Many people are concerned about the violence shown in television programs today. The National Television of Violence Study was conducted in 1996 and again in 1997, by researchers at the ... quisition of information from subsequently presented commercials. Journal of Advertising, 20, 46-53.National Television Violence Study. (1996). National television violence study (Vol. 1). Thousand Oa ... vision violence study (Vol. 1). Thousand Oaks, CA: Sage.National Television Violence Study. (1997). National television violence study (Vol. 2). Studio City, CA: Mediascope.Oliver, M. B. (1994). Portr ...

(9 pages) 93 0 3.0 Feb/2004

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Controversial Issues

The 1960's

lican candidate. This was the first time that the debates between the candidates were on air in the national television and radio. In that time television was very popular, so it was a great way to pr ...

(2 pages) 40 0 1.0 May/2004

Subjects: History Term Papers > North American History

Ben Stein for President

selves out of their element when entering the full glare of the media environment. Consequently, on national television, the American people are relentlessly subjected to these politicians' stiff smil ...

(2 pages) 18 0 3.0 Jun/2005

Subjects: History Term Papers > North American History

The Cult of Scientology

"We are not a turn-the-other-cheek religion." With that statement on national television, Scientology cult spokesperson Liesa Goodman reiterated to America what had been ... urts and official tribunals in 12 nations, plus independent investigation, reveals it to be a multi-national racket masquerading as a religion." Furthermore, it fits every definition of a "cult" and h ...

(11 pages) 54 0 4.0 Jul/2007

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Religion & Faith

Why Do Kids Want To Play the Guitar

ay. In addition to this, interviews on television stations like MTV relay opinions of the band over national television that many people might be able to identify with. Teenagers may place themselves ...

(3 pages) 1148 0 3.7 Feb/2008

Subjects: Art Essays > Music History & Studies

My Viewpoints On Bill Clinton

     One thing that I didn’t like is that they had to publicly announce his personal life on national television, radio, and newspapers. People in society today do worse things than that and yo ...

(2 pages) 23 0 0.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: Law & Government Essays > Government

Television And Interpersonal Relationships

use they had never before met. A romantic millionaire and an attractive young woman were married on national television. In less than one month the couple filed for an annulment, and split under well- ... ded by local and state colleges and universities. In addition to this substantial amount, local and national businesses and corporations provide over thirty-five percent of all funding for national pr ...

(12 pages) 31 0 0.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Communication Studies > The Media

The Misrepresentation of Youth Affairs by the Media

dents are drug-dealers." How can such a crude and totally ridiculous statement be allowed to air on national television in the first place? I am yet to view a news bulletin outlining the constructive ...

(3 pages) 24 0 4.0 Aug/2008

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > Creative Writing > Poems & Short Stories

Summary of Michael Curtin's article "Murdoch's Dilemma, or What's the price of TV in China?"

culturally diverse audience and, says curtain, "the logistical demands of competing with local and national television broadcasters". Also the fact that "global satellite systems are grounded by a se ... r perspective but their own. This lack of predetermined perspective would help the creation of transnational political movements on issues such as ecology, human rights, and nuclear disarmament, by de ...

(2 pages) 1169 1 0.0 Dec/2008

Subjects: Literature Research Papers

A Missed Stitch in Time: an essay on the Kent State Shootings

On Monday May 4, 1970 four young people were shot and killed by Ohio National Guardsmen. Another nine were wounded, one so badly as to be permanently paralyzed from his ... dwindling. However, in late April of 1970, the United States invaded Cambodia, widening the war. A national television and radio announcement was made on April 30, 1970, by Nixon himself, saying that ... s).On May 2, Major Satrom held a meeting with the city officials and a representative from the Ohio National Guard and asked for Governor Rhodes to send the Ohio National Guard to Kent. Due to threats ...

(6 pages) 11 0 3.0 Nov/2009

Subjects: History Term Papers > North American History

IB Theory of Knowledge Essay

at (according social identity theory) every person wants to show himself in a better way . When the national television filming group came into our class to do reportage, all of my classmates turned i ...

(7 pages) 20 0 4.0 Feb/2010

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Philosophy