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Build Your Search: Boolean Operators AND : Both terms must appear OR : One or other may appear Parenting styles Academic outcomes NOT : One term may appear but not the other Search Strategy Parenting styles Academic outcomes Parenting styles Academic outcomes
PsycINFO: Advanced Search How does parenting style affect academic achievement in adolescents? parenting style/s skills academic achievement parenting and (style* or skill*) and (adolescen* or teen*) and academic achievement adolescent/s teen/s, etc. Search Journal Articles
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Scopus: Basic Search Search Journal Articles Does exposure to media violence and pornography produce aggression in viewers? media/television violence pornography aggressive/ion (media or television) and violence and pornography and aggressi*
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Scopus: Let’s Try Search Journal Articles Discuss the effects of gaming on the mental health of youth.
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Scopus: Let’s Try Search Journal Articles Discuss the effects of gaming on the mental health of youth. video gaming/computer gaming /online gaming/video games /computer games mental health youth/young people /teenagers/teens (video or computer or online) and gam* and “mental health” and (youth or young people or teen*)