Much ado about nothing: the misestimation and overinterpretation of violent video game effects in eastern and western nations: comment on Anderson et al. (2010).

@article{Ferguson2010MuchAA,
  title={Much ado about nothing: the misestimation and overinterpretation of violent video game effects in eastern and western nations: comment on Anderson et al. (2010).},
  author={C. Ferguson and John Kilburn},
  journal={Psychological bulletin},
  year={2010},
  volume={136 2},
  pages={
          174-8; discussion 182-7
        }
}
  • C. Ferguson, John Kilburn
  • Published 2010
  • Psychology, Medicine
  • Psychological bulletin
  • The issue of violent video game influences on youth violence and aggression remains intensely debated in the scholarly literature and among the general public. Several recent meta-analyses, examining outcome measures most closely related to serious aggressive acts, found little evidence for a relationship between violent video games and aggression or violence. In a new meta-analysis, C. A. Anderson et al. (2010) questioned these findings. However, their analysis has several methodological… CONTINUE READING

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