Media violence and children : a complete guide for parents and professionals / edited by Douglas A. Gentile.

Experts present a broad range of approaches and findings to confirm that media violence has profoundly negative effects on children. The foremost experts in the field of media violence research present a broad range of approaches and findings to confirm what has long been suspected: media violence h...

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Other Authors: Gentile, Douglas A., 1964-
Format: Book
Published: Westport, CT : Praeger, [2003]
Series:Advances in applied developmental psychology (1993)
Table of Contents:
  • The proliferation of media violence and its economic underpinnings / Bruce D. Bartholow, Karen E. Dill, Kathryn B. Anderson, James F. Lindsay
  • Developmental approaches to understanding media effects on individuals / Douglas A. Gentile, Arturo Sesma Jr.
  • Media effects on societies and communities / Tannis M. MacBeth
  • Television violence / Victor C. Strasburger, Barbara J. Wilson
  • Theory in the study of media violence : the general aggression model / Nicholas L. Carnagey, Craig A. Anderson
  • The case against the case against media violence / L. Rowell Huesmann, Laramie D. Taylor
  • Violent video games : the newest media violence hazard / Douglas A. Gentile, Craig A. Anderson
  • The effects of violent music on children and adolescents / Donald E. Roberts, Peter G. Christenson, Douglas A. Gentile
  • Children's and adolescents' exposure to different kinds of media violence : recurring choices and recurring themes / Jennifer A. Kotler, Sandra L. Calvert
  • Media and fear in children and adolescents / Joanne Cantor
  • Meta-analyzing the controversy over television violence and aggression / George Comstock, Erica Scharrer
  • The road to the V-chip : television violence and public policy / Dale Kunkel
  • The frontiers of media research / W. James Potter.