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Week 4 DQ1

Some people claim that music, video games, television programs and films that depict violence, promiscuity, unethical behavior, and drug use may encourage young people to engage in those behaviors. Compare this to films, books, or cartoons from before the 1980’s that depicted objectionable actions or behavior. How much do media portrayals of these topics influence behavior? Do young people respond differently to these topics when they are presented in print, electronic, or digital media?

Week 4 DQ2

What media messages have you heard or seen about recycling, conservation, or other related environmental issues? From which type of media did you receive these messages? How does mass media information about the environment affect your daily choices?