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Depression, antisocial personality traits, exposure to family violence and peer influences were the best predictors of aggression-related outcomes.
Speculation as to the causes of the recent mass shooting at a Batman movie screening in Colorado has reignited debates in the psychiatric community about media violence and its effects on human behavior.
In 2011 the field of video game violence experienced serious reversals with repudiations of the current research by the US Supreme Court and the Australian Government as non-compelling and fundamentally flawed.
Scholars too have been calling for higher quality research on this issue.
Yet the propaganda, Tanay said, makes people feel that crime is everywhere and that guns are needed for protection.
Asked about the hundreds of murderers he has examined and possible links to media violence, Tanay said, “Most homicides are committed by people who know each other, and who have some momentary conflict and have a weapon handy.