Benchmarking the cultivation approach to video game effects: a comparison of the correlates of TV viewing and game play.

@article{Mierlo2004BenchmarkingTC,
  title={Benchmarking the cultivation approach to video game effects: a comparison of the correlates of TV viewing and game play.},
  author={Jan van Mierlo and Jan Van den Bulck},
  journal={Journal of adolescence},
  year={2004},
  volume={27 1},
  pages={97-111}
}
This study found significant relationships between first- and second-order cultivation measures and TV viewing, but found a relationship with video game play for only two variables in a sample of 322 Flemish 3rd and 6th year secondary school children. This suggests that the absence of a relationship with video game play is not the result of the absence of… CONTINUE READING