Social Impact of Music Social Term Paper
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This is because the majority will spend several hours a day watching these images through: various movie channels and those they can download from their cable / satellite TV provider. At the same time, the music is influencing them towards anti-social activity. This is based on the fact that 9 out of 10 individuals owns an I Pod or an MP3 player.
As a result, the various statistics are indicating that this is leading to a rise in disruptive behavior. The reason why, is because they are highlighting how the underlying trends are becoming worse with the changes in technology. This is leading to more incidents of criminal activity in relation to the rest of the population. Once this occurs, it means that society will have
more issues to deal with: surrounding teenagers imitating what they are seeing and hearing. This is despite the claims that are made by: the entertainment industry that it is the parent's responsibility. Yet, the facts reveal that in spite various ratings system and attempts to regulate this kind of content, many young people are exposed to these ideas on a regular basis (regardless of parental controls).
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