Violent video games are a risk factor for criminal behavior and aggression

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Violent video games are a risk factor for criminal behavior and aggression

“New evidence from Iowa State researchers demonstrates a link between video games and youth violence and delinquency…”

VIDEO – New study on violent video games show impact is lasting – https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=JY3hHQOWjlU

 

ARTICLE – Violent video games are a risk factor for criminal behavior and aggression – http://www.news.iastate.edu/news/2013/03/26/violentvideogames

BOOK – Violent Video Game Effects on Children and Adolescents: Theory, Research, and Public Policy

Craig A. Anderson, Douglas A. Gentile, and Katherine E. Buckley

“Violent video games are successfully marketed to and easily obtained by children and adolescents. Even the U.S. government distributes one such game, America’s Army, through both the internet and its recruiting offices. Is there any scientific evidence to support the claims that violent games contribute to aggressive and violent behavior?

“As the first book to unite empirical research on and public policy options for violent video games, Violent Video Game Effects on Children and Adolescents will be an invaluable resource for student and professional researchers in social and developmental psychology and media studies.”

BOOK – Violent Video Game Effects on Children and Adolescents: Theory, Research, and Public Policy – http://tinyurl.com/lvr2dm8

See also: Video Game Addiction, Virtual Reality, and Violence – http://wp.me/pPnn7-2yJ

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