ERIC Number: EJ628837
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2001
Reference Count: N/A
Media Violence and the American Public: Scientific Facts versus Media Misinformation.
Bushman, Brad J.; Anderson, Craig A.
American Psychologist, v56 n6-7 p477-89 Jun-Jul 2001
Discusses how news coverage on the connections between media violence and aggression have left the public confused, examining whether media violence mirrors real world violence and how news reports about media violence and aggression have changed over time. Highlights the entertainment industry and scientific community, discussing why they often disagree in their assessment of the effect of violent media on aggression. (SM)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Descriptive
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A