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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.

Violent Media and the Need to Feel Strong and Powerful
Violent media and the need to feel strong and powerful

Over the course of the history of science, new research has periodically contradicted what the scientific community had thought to be an established fact. For instance, for over 1400 years it was a known ...

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