Are people in modern society losing their moral values?
People in modern society are losing their moral values. There are three reasons to support my statement. These reasons are that materialism could affect negatively on people’s moral values, public manners could influence on people’s moral values, and the internet could influence moral values.
First of all, materialism could affect negatively on people’s moral values, because people get bad influence to buy products and they loose their moral. For example, some people might do anything to earn money so that they can buy things that they want. However, they could be doing thing that are morally wrong.
Secondly, public manners could influence people in modern society. For example, some people could smoke while they are walking outside. This is morally wrong and they should stop doing it. Public manners should be kept not to loose moral values.
Thirdly, the internet could influence people and it could lose people’s moral values. For instance, some people write contents that could harm other people’s privacy on the internet. This is dangerous and we need to be careful about it to protect our moral values. People need to be aware of using the internet that using the internet could influence other people. It is importance to know the rules of using the internet to protect moral values.
In the last 50 years or so technology had contributed to the exponential growth of the mass media where what started out with the telegraph was subsequently followed by the radio, the newspaper, magazines, television and the new arrival the Internet. The outcome of all these subsequent introductions had made society to be dependant on information and communication for all the major steps they are ...
As a conclusion, people in modern society are losing their moral values. It is because materialism could affect negatively on people’s moral values, public manners could influence on moral values, and the internet could influence moral values.