Media and Children's Aggression, Fear, and Altruism

  title={Media and Children's Aggression, Fear, and Altruism},
  author={Barbara J. Wilson},
  journal={The Future of Children},
  pages={118 - 87}
Noting that the social and emotional experiences of American children today often heavily involve electronic media, Barbara Wilson takes a close look at how exposure to screen media affects children's well-being and development. She concludes that media influence on children depends more on the type of content that children find attractive than on the sheer amount of time they spend in front of the screen.Wilson begins by reviewing evidence on the link between media and children's emotions. She… 

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