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Author Grossman, Dave, author
Title Assassination generation : video games, aggression, and the psychology of killing / Lt. Col. Dave Grossman and Kristine Paulsen with Katie Miserany
Published New York : Little, Brown and Company, 2016
 Rodman Branch Adult  364.3 G878    AVAILABLE
 Rodman Main Adult  364.3 G878    AVAILABLE
Edition First edition
Descript 264 pages ; 22 cm
Content text txt
Media unmediated n
Carrier volume nc
Bibliog. Includes bibliographical references and index
Summary "The author of the landmark work On Killing reveals how violent video games have ushered in a new era of mass homicide - and what we must do about it."--Dust flap
Contents It's worse than it looks: the case against the media -- Guns, drugs, and denial: common excuses for the virus of violence -- The human brain on violence: how violent video games warp the mind -- The gangbanger's trainer: how video games train kids to kill -- Fiction or reality?: true crimes and the games that may be linked to them -- Failed attempts at change -- Calling on community -- The solution -- What you can do today
Subject Violence in video games -- Psychological aspects
Children and violence -- Psychological aspects
Violence -- Social aspects
Violence -- Psychological aspects
Mass media and children
Television and children
Violence on television
Murder -- Psychological aspects
Child psychology
Violence in mass media -- Psychological aspects
Video games -- Social aspects
Video games -- Psychological aspects
Computer games -- Social aspects
Computer games -- Psychological aspects
Video games and children -- United States
Video games and teenagers -- United States
Video gamers -- Psychology
Alt Author Paulsen, Kristine, author
Miserany, Katie, author
ISBN 9780316265935

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