Wooten Journal 5.docx - This article discusses the importance of media in families It specifically uses the idea of television which has adopted a whole

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This article discusses the importance of media in families. It specifically uses the idea of television, which has adopted a whole new culture, from simple news programs to entire apps such as Netflix or Hulu. Tv can also be viewed simply from cellphones now, which takes the idea of the family watching it together away. Despite this, when people do sit down to watch together, page 132 of the article states that family dynamics can be seen by noting who gets to control the remote. Furthermore, the article claims that through watching tv, families communicate better. Television families are said to encourage good problem solving and an air of trust. I do not see any of these claims played out in my family. Everyone in my household does watch tv every day, but generally we do it by ourselves. I do not like the same shows as my
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