Decline in Reading Levels
A look at how reading levels in the U.S. have declined as a result of excessive television viewing, video game and Internet use.
# 73328 | 900 words | 5 sources | MLA | 2004 |
Published on Dec 01, 2004 in Communication (Television) , Computer and Technology (Internet) , Computer and Technology (Technology) , Sociology (Media and Society) , Education (General)
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This paper looks at the effects of television, computers and computer games, video games and the Internet on the reading habits of children. The paper cites statistics for literacy in the United States, which ranks 49th in the member countries of the United Nations. It then looks at the effects of illiteracy on adults.
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