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Gun Violence Trends in Movies

August 15, 2016

"Many scientific studies have shown that the mere presence of guns can increase aggression, an effect dubbed the 'weapons effect.' The current research examines a potential source of the weapons effect: guns depicted in top-selling films." Click here to read the entire article by Brad J. Bushman, PhD, Patrick E. Jamieson, PhD, Ilana Weitz, BA, and Daniel Romer, PhD. 


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