en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Video_game_controversies

Video game controversies are societal and scientific arguments about whether the content of ... Other research argues that there are no such effects of violent video games. .... for developing violent video games and interactive media in addressing the issue that playing violent video games may increase aggressive thoughts ...

www.usnews.com/opinion/articles/2016-08-02/stop-blaming-violent-video-games-for-societal-violence

Aug 2, 2016 ... Claims linking violent video games to societal violence lack evidence, ... News media decides to treat clueless speculation as something near to ... We're overlooking the pattern of domestic abuse and violence ... Until these organizations get their act together, it is safe to ignore them on video game issues.

www.cnn.com/2016/07/25/health/video-games-and-violence/index.html

Feb 22, 2018 ... Trump blames video games, movies for violence 01:00 ... Both the American Psychological Association and the American Academy of ... studies revealed a " significant" link between being exposed to violent media (in general) and ... But there is a problem with "looking at those two things in a vacuum": Kids ...

www.psychologytoday.com/us/blog/media-spotlight/201304/can-video-games-cause-violence

Entertainment Merchants Association case on June 27, 2011, that ruling not only ... Moral panics over the potentially damaging effects of media violence on .... child abuse, the harmful effects of rock music, or in this case, violent video games . While the issue of whether violent video games are harmful for children is far from ...

www.aacap.org/aacap/families_and_youth/facts_for_families/fff-guide/Children-and-Video-Games-Playing-with-Violence-091.aspx

Video gaming (playing video games) has become a popular activity for people of all ages. ... The killing of people or animals; The use and abuse of drugs and alcohol; Criminal ... Studies of children exposed to violent media have shown that they may ... However, there are concerns about the effect of video games on young ...

criminology.oxfordre.com/view/10.1093/acrefore/9780190264079.001.0001/acrefore-9780190264079-e-189

Jul 26, 2017 ... While media effects research covers a vast range of topics—from the study ... Blaming video games, and other forms of media and popular culture, ... There is certainly a connection between violent media and social .... such as social disadvantage, substance abuse, and parental conflict (Anderson, 2008, p.

www.skeptic.com/reading_room/are-violent-video-games-harming-kids

Terence Hines reviews Moral Combat: Why the War on Violent Video Games Is ... “violent” games, are the latest in a long string of new entertainment media to be ... Video games as the cause of all sorts of societal ills have been preceded by ... is a moral panic akin to that seen in the panic over ritual satanic child abuse.

www.nytimes.com/2018/03/13/opinion/video-games-toxic-violence.html

Mar 13, 2018 ... “Video game violence and glorification must be stopped — it is creating monsters ! ... Congress and by activists who have campaigned against violence in media. ... Rather, it is the bigotry, social abuse, sexism and other toxic ...

www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC2704015

In this new environment radio, television, movies, videos, video games, cell phones ... violence in electronic media as a threat to society, an understanding of why and ... and dominant learned responses are displayed in social problem solving, ...