Do Games Cause teenagers to behave violently <br />Video Game violence<br />By Jerome Weiswasser<br />Northeast High Schoo...
Why is this topic important to me?<br />I have been a life long consumer of video games.<br />The media wrongfully blames ...
My Thesis<br />Studies have been done that show that videogames do not cause teenagers to behave violently.<br />There are...
Violence in Everyday life<br />
Violence can be found in<br />Movies<br />Music<br />Books<br />Television <br />Real events<br />The Bible <br />
Why are Video games blamed only while there are other forms of violence?<br />
Video Game Violence Studies<br />
Studies show that violent video games do not cause teenagers to behave violently.<br />Juvenile and overall federal crime ...
Numerous authorities such as the U.S. Surgeon General, the Federal Trade Commission and other trustable groups have examin...
According to a 2001 U.S. Surgeon General's report, the strongest risk factors for school shootings are centered on mental ...
Benefits of Video games<br />
Playing video games involves problem solving, planning, estimation and analysis of the moves or actions of both you and yo...
Games like Call of Duty: Black Ops can boost more brain stimulation then crossword puzzles and reading most books <br />
Stress relief can be achieved by playing video games<br />
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Period3-Jerome Weiswasser- Video Game Violence

  1. 1. Do Games Cause teenagers to behave violently <br />Video Game violence<br />By Jerome Weiswasser<br />Northeast High School Magnet SLC<br />
  2. 2. Why is this topic important to me?<br />I have been a life long consumer of video games.<br />The media wrongfully blames video games for the short comings of our youth.<br />There are biased reports that portray video games in the wrong light. I wish to prove these reports wrong. <br />
  3. 3. My Thesis<br />Studies have been done that show that videogames do not cause teenagers to behave violently.<br />There are actually many benefits to playing video games.<br />Video games do not cause teenagers to behave violently, my presentation today will show that.<br />
  4. 4. Violence in Everyday life<br />
  5. 5. Violence can be found in<br />Movies<br />Music<br />Books<br />Television <br />Real events<br />The Bible <br />
  6. 6. Why are Video games blamed only while there are other forms of violence?<br />
  7. 7. Video Game Violence Studies<br />
  8. 8. Studies show that violent video games do not cause teenagers to behave violently.<br />Juvenile and overall federal crime rate has lowered since violent video games were introduced.<br /> Many studies have been done and no correlation has been found between youth aggression and video games. <br />
  9. 9. Numerous authorities such as the U.S. Surgeon General, the Federal Trade Commission and other trustable groups have examined the issue and see no correlation.<br />Felons who commit crimes consume fewer video games then the average person.<br />
  10. 10. According to a 2001 U.S. Surgeon General's report, the strongest risk factors for school shootings are centered on mental stability and the quality of home life, not media exposure.<br />Only those with serious mental condition may be able to take video games and emulate them.<br />
  11. 11. Benefits of Video games<br />
  12. 12. Playing video games involves problem solving, planning, estimation and analysis of the moves or actions of both you and your opponent .<br />Gaming helps us form problem-solving skills, analytical and estimation skills and quick decision-making. <br />
  13. 13. Games like Call of Duty: Black Ops can boost more brain stimulation then crossword puzzles and reading most books <br />
  14. 14. Stress relief can be achieved by playing video games<br />

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