Research #9

Effects of video game ownership on young boys academic and behavioral functioning: a randomized controlled study

 

this article focuses more on the adolescents that are affected by violent video games. I just find it very interesting that participants in these studies agree to partake in them.  The study ranges from children mostly boys six to twenty one.  In the article the researchers focus on many different aspects that can be affected by playing violent video games such as academic achievement written language teacher reported behavior school problems and adaptive skills.

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