The four major areas of concern regarding the media today tend to focus
on Children, and often to focus on a specific media
of television and the Internet.
Review all four before starting the exercise.
The four areas of concern are:
Passive and Inactive Television Viewing
Advertising on Television
Sex and violence on Television
Exposure to Graphic Sexual material on the Internet
The statistical information provided on the following pages is taken
from reports issued by The American Academy of Pediatrics Committee on
communications, the Surgeon General's Report and various contemporary