TITLE

"The hand that holds the clicker": Youthful exposure to TV violence reaches to adulthood

AUTHOR(S)
Burke, Michael G.
PUB. DATE
May 2003
SOURCE
Contemporary Pediatrics;May2003, Vol. 20 Issue 5, p21
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Presents the results of a study that evaluated the link between viewing violence on television (TV) and childhood aggression among children growing up in Chicago, Illinois. TV-viewing variables in childhood significantly predictive of adult aggression; Scores in any of the variables more likely to engage in aggressive or violent behavior as young adults.
ACCESSION #
16623563

 

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