The American Psychological Association Task Force Assessment of Violent Video Games: Science in the Service of Public Interest

@article{Calvert2017TheAP,
  title={The American Psychological Association Task Force Assessment of Violent Video Games: Science in the Service of Public Interest},
  author={Sandra L. Calvert and Mark Appelbaum and Kenneth A. Dodge and Sandra Graham and Gordon C. Nagayama Hall and Sherry L Hamby and Lauren G. Fasig-Caldwell and Martyna Citkowicz and Daniel P Galloway and Larry V Hedges},
  journal={American Psychologist},
  year={2017},
  volume={72},
  pages={126–143}
}
  • Sandra L. Calvert, Mark Appelbaum, +7 authors Larry V Hedges
  • Published 2017
  • Psychology, Medicine
  • American Psychologist
  • A task force of experts was convened by the American Psychological Association (APA) to update the knowledge and policy about the impact of violent video game use on potential adverse outcomes. This APA Task Force on Media Violence examined the existing literature, including the meta-analyses in the field, since the last APA report on media violence in 2005. Because the most recent meta-analyses were published in 2010 and reflected work through 2009, the task force conducted a search of the… CONTINUE READING

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