TITLE

VIOLENCE AND VIEWING

AUTHOR(S)
August, Melissa; Barovick, Harriet; Bland, Elizabeth L.; White, Roy B.; Winters, Rebecca
PUB. DATE
April 2002
SOURCE
Time;4/8/2002, Vol. 159 Issue 14, p19
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reports on a study which finds that teenagers and young adults who watch more than an hour a day of television are four times as likely to engage in aggressive behavior. Details on the study which is the first to link television viewing in adolescence to adult aggression; Questions surrounding whether television causes the behavior or whether other factors linked with high television viewing, such as unemployment, play a role.
ACCESSION #
6417259

 

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