Violent Video Games

Violent Video Games

The Lisa Show - Radio Archive, Episode 8 , Segment 3

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  • Sep 25, 2018 3:00 pm
  • 17:10 mins

Though the first violent video game controversy may have started in 1976 with the game ‘Death Race,’ today’s games are more graphic. The point of many of these games is to kill your virtual opponents. But there are conflicting answers among experts about how they affect the people that play them. Do violent video games lead to actual violence? Dr. Chris Ferguson is a Professor of Psychology at Stetson University and author of “Moral Combat: Why the War on Violent Video Games Is Wrong.”

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