ERIC Number: ED483017
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 2003
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The Impact of Interactive Violence on Children. Hearing before the Committee on Commerce, Science, and Transportation, United States Senate. One Hundred Sixth Congress, Second Session (March 21, 2000).
Members met to discuss the various forms of interactive violence and the potential negative impact it has on children at this hearing. Statements made by the following individuals are included in this document: [Panel I]Senator Sam Brownback; Dr. David Walsh, President, National Institute on Media and the Family (additional documents); Mrs. Sabrina Steger, Pediatrics Nurse, Lourdes Hospital; Miss Danielle Shimotakahara, Student;[Panel II] Dr. Craig Anderson, Professor, Iowa State University, Department of Psychology; Dr. Eugene F. Provenzo, Professor, School of Education, University of Miami; and Dr. Jeanne Funk, Professor, University of Toledo, Department of Psychology. Submitted for the record were: Video Software Dealers Association (VSDA); Mr. Douglas Lowenstein, President, Interactive Digital Software Association; and Mr. Jeffrey Goldstein, Department of Social & Organizational Psychology, University of Utrecht, The Netherlands. (MA)
Descriptors: Child Behavior, Federal Regulation, Government Role, Interactive Video, Video Games, Violence
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