|Sex & The Mass Media / The Sixties Vs. The Nineties :
A 10 page paper on the change in attitudes and policy
regarding sex in TV and movies from the beginning of the
sixties to the middle of the nineties. It concludes that since
television followed movies in becoming more sexually free,
perhaps the kinder, gentler love story the movies have
focused on of late presages a change for television as well.
Bibliography lists six sources. Sexmedia.wps
& Its Superficial Importance In TV Sitcoms :
A 5 page research paper which analyzes how TV sitcoms
portray beautiful women. The writer shows that these images
are unrealistic and stereotyped relating TVs portrayal of
women with some of the latest research on the human
perception of beauty. Bibliography lists 4 sources.
The Evolution Of TV Moms : A 9 page
paper on television
mothers and their evolution from domestic
housekeeper/child-raisers to professional women. Beginning
with the '50s, TV moms are examined and compared to the
real-life counterparts. Bibliography lists 8 sources.
Dysfunctional Family On TV / Married With
A 5 page essay on this popular TV sitcom in which the writer
analyzes the show from a sociological point of view.
Bibliography lists 3 sources. Marriedw.wps
Sitcoms Of The 50's & 60's -- Media Portrayal Of The
American Family : A 14 page research paper on the history of
situational comedies ("sitcoms") and their presentation of the
American family during the 1950's and 60's. The writer
discusses specific shows, their characters, and the degree of
reality presented by them and their on-screen families.
Comparisons are made between yesterday and today
regarding TV's portrayal of divorce, social problems, etc;
Bibliography lists approximately 10 sources. Sitcom60.wps
Situation Comedy Through the Ages : Sitcoms are
from the fifties through the nineties in this 10 page overview.
The programs are exposed as being unrealistic and the
question of why some comedies endure while others fade is
the main theme of the paper. Highlighted shows include I
Love Lucy, The Honeymooners, The Dick Van Dyke
Show and Seinfeld. Bibliography lists 8 sources.
The Development of Love Relationships Within The TV
Sitcom : A 3 page essay on the development of love
relationships within the American family as shown on TV
sitcoms. Bibliography included. TVfam.wps
The Role & Effectiveness of Print Advertising :
A 6 page
paper on the role and effectiveness of print media in
influencing public opinion. Specific magazine ads are
analyzed and the usefulness of this media is compared with
that of television, radio, etc; Bibliography lists 4 sources.
Television and Cinema / Two Forms of Mass
Communication : 4 pages in length. These important two
types of communication tools are explored by the writer and
compared in terms of modes of reception and language used
to reach their specific intended audiences. No Bibliography.
Technology & The Mass Media vs. O.J. Simpson : 4
in length. A fresh look at a worn topic in which the writer
argues that O.J. Simpson was "robbed" of his right to a fair
trial because media overage of surrounding events
contributed to prejudicial opinions all over the world. As the
media has made it virtually impossible for a truly "impartial"
jury to exist, we cannot have expected Simpson to be judged
as anyone else would. The role of technology in helping to
solve the case is also discussed. Included FREE outline !
Bibliography lists 1 source. Oj.wps
Consumer Reaction To Products Endorsed By Specific
Celebrities : A 7 page paper presenting an advertising
research project in which a survey was used to assess the
effectiveness of celebrity endorsement in advertising in terms
of obtaining the desired effect on the consumer. The paper
reports a survey done of 52 mall shoppers equally divided
regarding sex. They were asked their opinions of several
celebrities, several products, and whether celebrity
endorsement affected their purchasing decisions. The
limitations of the study prevents the researcher from
concluding that the hypothesis is proved, but it is supported
by the findings and warrants further research. Bibliography
lists 5 sources. Advcele.wps