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The Resource Children, adolescents, and media violence : a critical look at the research, Steven J. Kirsh

Children, adolescents, and media violence : a critical look at the research, Steven J. Kirsh

Label
Children, adolescents, and media violence : a critical look at the research
Title
Children, adolescents, and media violence
Title remainder
a critical look at the research
Statement of responsibility
Steven J. Kirsh
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
This text on media violence and its effects on children and adolescents explores new findings and key topics such as Internet aggression, viewing violence in sports, and playing violent video games. The author evaluates the role of developmental processes in media violence research and stresses the importance of metholdology in understanding that research. This allows for identification of age-related gaps in the literature and helps students become cirtical consumers of research--from the publisher
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Kirsh, Steven J
Dewey number
302.23083
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
HQ784.M3
LC item number
K5677 2012
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
NLM call number
  • 2015 J-678
  • WS 105.5.E9
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Mass media and children
  • Mass media and teenagers
  • Children and violence
  • Youth and violence
  • Violence in mass media
  • Aggressiveness in children
  • Aggressiveness in adolescence
  • Mass Media
  • Violence
  • Psychology, Child
  • Psychology, Adolescent
  • Aggression
  • Médias et enfants
  • Médias et adolescents
  • Enfants et violence
  • Violence chez les jeunes
  • Violence dans les médias
  • Agressivité chez l'enfant
  • Agressivité chez l'adolescent
  • Aggressiveness in adolescence
  • Aggressiveness in children
  • Children and violence
  • Mass media and children
  • Mass media and teenagers
  • Violence in mass media
  • Youth and violence
  • Massamedia
  • Geweld
  • Kinderen
  • Adolescenten
  • Agressie
  • Kind
  • Jugend
  • Massenmedien
  • Gewalt
  • Aggression
  • Forschung
  • Massenmedien
  • Jugend
  • Gewalt
  • Kind
Label
Children, adolescents, and media violence : a critical look at the research, Steven J. Kirsh
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 324-362) and indexes
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
pt. 1. Understanding aggression: Media violence : history and key issues -- Aggressive behavior across development -- Theories of aggression -- Violent media consumption across childhood and adolescence. -- pt. 2. Effects of specific forms of violent media on youth: Can youth benefit from violent media consumption? -- Sports violence and aggression -- Comic books, literature, and war toys -- Cartoon violence -- Violence in music and music videos -- Live-action television and movie violence -- The effects of violent video games and internet aggression on youth. -- pt. 3. Media violence and the concept of risk: Aggression: risk and protective factors -- Media violence effects: magnitude and mitigation -- Media violence and public policy
Control code
ocn707023058
Dimensions
23 cm
Edition
2nd ed.
Extent
xix, 387 pages
Isbn
9781412996426
Lccn
2011009421
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9781412996426
  • (OCoLC)707023058
Label
Children, adolescents, and media violence : a critical look at the research, Steven J. Kirsh
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 324-362) and indexes
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
pt. 1. Understanding aggression: Media violence : history and key issues -- Aggressive behavior across development -- Theories of aggression -- Violent media consumption across childhood and adolescence. -- pt. 2. Effects of specific forms of violent media on youth: Can youth benefit from violent media consumption? -- Sports violence and aggression -- Comic books, literature, and war toys -- Cartoon violence -- Violence in music and music videos -- Live-action television and movie violence -- The effects of violent video games and internet aggression on youth. -- pt. 3. Media violence and the concept of risk: Aggression: risk and protective factors -- Media violence effects: magnitude and mitigation -- Media violence and public policy
Control code
ocn707023058
Dimensions
23 cm
Edition
2nd ed.
Extent
xix, 387 pages
Isbn
9781412996426
Lccn
2011009421
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9781412996426
  • (OCoLC)707023058

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