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Is media violence a problem?

Published by Greenhaven Press in Detroit .
Written in English.

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Table of Contents

Media violence causes aggression in children / Gina Simmons
Media violence does not cause aggressive behavior in children / Jonathan Freedman
Viewer's responses to violent media are complex and varied / David Trend
Movies don't facilitate violence
gun laws do / James Rocchi
Violent video games might be to blame for violent behavior / Mark and Keisha Hoerner
Violent video games are not to blame for violent behavior / Lawrence Kutner and Cheryl Olson
Violent video games are harmful to young people / William and Martha Sears
Condemnations of media violence are often simplistic and misguided / Henry Jenkins
Violent media do not teach a Christian worldview / Kerby Anderson
Media violence makes torture acceptable to viewers / A. S. Hamrah
The FCC should regulate violence on television / Christian Science Monitor
The FCC should not regulate violence on television / Nick Gillespie
Researchers have failed to prove that media violence merits policy changes / Edward Castronova.

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references and index.

At issue


Dewey Decimal Class
Library of Congress
P96.V5 I82 2010

The Physical Object

p. cm.

ID Numbers

Open Library
Internet Archive
9780737748864, 9780737748871
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