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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.

Dining on Death and Destruction: The How Much and Why of Violent Media Consumption
Dining on death and destruction: The how much and why of violent media consumption

When I was a kid growing up in the 1970s, one of my dad's favorite expressions was “You're making a mountain out of a molehill!” Apparently, he felt I tended ...

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