Gender Effects in Gaming Research: A Case for Regression Residuals?

@article{Pfister2011GenderEI,
  title={Gender Effects in Gaming Research: A Case for Regression Residuals?},
  author={Roland Pfister},
  journal={Cyberpsychology, behavior and social networking},
  year={2011},
  volume={14 10},
  pages={603-6}
}
Numerous recent studies have examined the impact of video gaming on various dependent variables, including the players' affective reactions, positive as well as detrimental cognitive effects, and real-world aggression. These target variables are typically analyzed as a function of game characteristics and player attributes-especially gender. However, findings on the uneven distribution of gaming experience between males and females, on the one hand, and the effect of gaming experience on… CONTINUE READING