effects of technological entertainment on family home-based leisure social or antisocial implications of home entertainment? by Timir Patel

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Thesis (B.A. Leisure Management) - Thames Valley University, 1995.

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Along with the rise of individualism and the decline in family values, new media technologies are now much File Size: KB. That is not only more than half of Americans' total leisure time, but also more than it was ten years ago: in the average daily TV dosage was 2.

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During the recent decade presence of digital media, especially handheld devices, in everyday life, has been increasing. Survey data suggests that children and adults spend much of their leisure on screen media, including use of social media and video services.

Despite much public debate on possible harmful effects of such behavioral shifts, evidence from rigorously conducted randomized. The book, the sub-title of which is ‘How the modern world is damaging our effects of technological entertainment on family home-based leisure book and what we can do about it’, includes sections on additives in food, the decline of family mealtimes and good manners, the lack of outdoor play and changes in children’s sleeping habits.

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Author: Yvonne Yam. The TV set in the home, by contrast, is principally used by household members for leisure and entertainment, for background noise or companionship. TV viewing in the home is less purpose driven than in school contexts and certainly does not undergo the kind of testing for learning outcomes typical of teacher-student encounters over media texts.

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It is estimated that 60% of young people play video games, usually via cell phones and console players (Hieftje, Edelman, Camenga, & Fiellin, ).Exposure to media begins early; toys directed at toddlers look and work like cellphones and wearable devices.

Home based and do-it-yourself leisure emerged. Women participated in leisure as both customers and employees. Commercialisation finally produced a mass market. (d) The s. Standards were rising, leisure became more family centred, youth cultures and ethnic leisure emerged.

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