Research Design Foundations
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Movie and commercial television portrayals of violence by humans to humans have increased in the last several decades, as has the perpetuation of violence in real life. There is a relationship between the depiction of violence and actual violence.
Does the portrayal of violence lead to violence in society? Or, does societal violence lead to its depiction? Or, are the two reciprocal? Or, are they only coincidental? These questions illustrate that the greatest challenge for