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Essay heading: Models for Aggressive Behavior: The Attributes of Violent Characters in Popular Video Games - article review
 
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In conclusion, the article stated that while a number of experimental studies have linked video game playing and aggressive thoughts and behavior, few have examined potentially problematic contextual features associated with this violence, such as attributes related to violent perpetrators, which may contribute to these aggressive responses...
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I totally agree with the author. In the article, combinations of non-experimental studies suggested that violent videogames cause aggressive behaviors. The researches were done under the following condition: a majority of 2- to 18-year-old children in the US have access to video game technology in their homeon average boys spend about 11 hours a week playing video games, while girls spend about 6 hours doing so...
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