- Subject index
The Handbook of Children, Culture, and Violence provides a comprehensive, interdisciplinary examination of childhood violence that considers children as both consumers and perpetrators of violence, as well as victims of it. This Handbook is the first single volume to consider situations when children are responsible for violence, rather than focusing exclusively on occasions when they are victimized.
Chapter 8: A Preliminary Demography of Television Violence
A Preliminary Demography of Television Violence
Television is the central and most pervasive mass medium in American culture. It plays a distinctive and historically unprecedented role as our nation's, and increasingly the world's, most common, constant, and vivid learning environment. Americans spend much of their time watching television. ...