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ERIC Number: EJ355095
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1986
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Naturalistic Studies of the Long-Term Effects of Television Violence.
Turner, Charles W.; And Others
Journal of Social Issues, v42 n3 p51-73 1986
Argues that field research can provide evidence about the long-term socialization and developmental effects of media violence on viewer's behavior. Summarizes findings from a number of quasi-experimental studies about the effects of naturally occurring media violence. Concludes that these findings are often consistent with the hypothesis that television increases the aggressive behavior of boys but not girls. (KH)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Information Analyses; Reports - General
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Language: English
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