Violent Video Games
DO VIOLENT VIDEO GAMES CAUSE YOUTH VIOLENCE?
WHY VIDEO GAMES CAN CAUSE VIOLENCE
PROS OF VIOLENT VIDEO GAMES
CONS OF VIOLENT VIDEO GAMES
2. A causal link between violent video games and violent behavior has not been proven.
3. Many studies suffer from design flaws and use unreliable measures of violence and aggression such as noise blast tests. Thoughts about aggression have been confused with aggressive behavior, and there is a lack of studies that follow children over long periods of time .A 2004 US Secret Service review of previous school-based attacks found that one-eighth of attackers exhibited an interest in violent video games, less than the rate of interest attackers showed in violent movies, books, and violence in their own writings. The report did not find a relationship between playing violent video games and school shootings.