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This revised text provides updates that reflect new findings in the field of media violence research during childhood and adolescence. Throughout the book, special attention is paid to evaluating the role of developmental processes and to stressing the importance of methodology in understanding media violence research. Findings have been divided into two main areas: aggressive behavior and aggression-related constructs (e.g., emotions, cognitions, arousal) to help clarify media violence-related effects on youth.

The Threat of Media Violence: Assessing its Magnitude and Reducing its Effects
The threat of media violence: Assessing its magnitude and reducing its effects

To what extent should parents, teachers, and policy makers worry about the effects of media violence on the behavior of youth? How much of aggressive ...

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