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Associations between violent video gaming, empathic concern, and prosocial behavior toward strangers, friends, and family members
Publication Type:
Journal Article
Journal of Youth and Adolescence 41 (5) pg 636-649
Objective: To examine the relationship between violent video gaming and pro-social, empathetic behavior among U.S. college students.Design: Online survey study.Subjects and Setting: 780 young adults (69% female), ages 18-29 with mean age of 20. Subjects attended 4 different U.S. universities with faculty engaged in an ongoing recontinued
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Adulthood (18 yrs & older), Young Adulthood (18-29 yrs)
Study Design:
Correlational Study
Source of Funding:
Brigham Young University
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