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research on the effects of violence in mass media wikipedia - the studies of violence in mass media analyzes the degree of correlation between themes of violence in media sources particularly violence in video games television and films with real world aggression and violence over time many social scientists support the correlation however some scholars argue that media research has methodological problems and that findings are exaggerated ferguson, the better angels of our nature wikipedia - the better angels of our nature why violence has declined is a 2011 book by steven pinker in which the author argues that violence in the world has declined both in the long run and in the short run and suggests explanations as to why this has occurred the book contains a wealth of data simply documenting declining violence across time and geography, the blank slate the modern denial of human nature by - auto suggestions are available once you type at least 3 letters use up arrow for mozilla firefox browser alt up arrow and down arrow for mozilla firefox browser alt down arrow to review and enter to select, orion magazine dark ecology - 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