Latest Media violence research Stories
Research has demonstrated a link between screen violence and real-world aggression, both in traditional media like violent movies and in newer media including first-person shooter games.
Parents may not always see it, but efforts to limit their children’s screen time can make a difference.
A person playing a first-person shooter video game like Halo or Unreal Tournament must make decisions quickly.
Children exposed to ethnic and political violence in the Middle East are more aggressive than other children.
Drinking enough alcohol to become intoxicated increases aggression significantly in people who have one particular personality trait, according to new research.
Scientists have known for years that playing violent video games causes players to become more aggressive.
How much scientific evidence is there for and against the assertion that exposure to video game violence can harm teens?
How depressed young people are strongly predicts how aggressive and violent they may be or may become.
Playing a violent video game can increase aggression, and when a player keeps thinking about the game, the potential for aggression can last for as long as 24 hours.
A team of Oregon State University researchers has successfully implemented a classroom-based intervention that reduces the amount of violent TV that children watch.
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