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Why people watch television for many hours a day?

Why people watch television for many hours a day?

Friday, June 19, 2009 14:04

Research among habitual TV watchers has yielded four basic motivations, a wish  to escape the boredom of their daily lives, a desire to have something they can talk about with other people, the pleasure of seeing people and events on the screen with which they can compare their ...

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Television Addiction

Television Addiction

Friday, June 19, 2009 14:02

Television was invented in the 1920s, and within ten years the technology of the medium was fully developed. Sixty years ago, television could do virtually everything it is able to do today, but the Second World War delayed its distribution to the public. When tv finally did ...

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Work Addiction Workaholic

Work Addiction Workaholic

Friday, June 19, 2009 13:54

Everyone know the word alcoholic, but i don't think it is really an accurate term. Workaholic implies an analogy between addiction to work and addition to alcohol. Yet the two addictions are really quite different. For example, we could describe a person who drinks too much as ...

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