Are video games harmful?
|Format:||Print Book 2011|
|Availability:||Available at 2 Libraries 2 of 2 copies|
Studies indicate that some 74 percent of teens and half of all adults play video games at least once a week. Through objective discussion, numerous direct quotes, and full-color illustrations this title examines What Are the Origins of Today's Video Game Controversies? Do Violent Video Games Promote Real-Life Violence? Do Video Games Lead to Addiction and Social Isolation? Do Young Gamers Risk Their Health and Well-Being? Should Video Games Be Regulated?
ContentsWhen video games are more than just games
What are the origins of today's video game controversies?
Do violent video games promote real-life violence?
Do video games lead to addiction and social isolation?
Do young gamers risk their health and well-being?
Should video games be regulated?
Video games and children
-- United States.
Video games and teenagers -- United States.
Video gamers -- Psychology.
Children and violence -- United States.
Youth and violence -- United States.
|Publisher|| San Diego, CA :ReferencePoint Press,2011
96 pages : color illustrations ; 24 cm.
Includes bibliographical references (pages 83-91) and index.