- Words: 661
- Length: 2 Pages
- Topic: Communication - Journalism
- Paper #: 17439648
The report noted that, of 10,000 hours of broadcast programming reviewed by the National Television Violence Study, 61% portrayed interpersonal violence, much of it in an entertaining or glamorized manner."
According to Lavers the highest violence proportion occurred in children's programming with 100% of animated films produced in the United States between 1937 and 1999 portraying violence. (Lavers, 2002, p. 68)
Media violence and actual violence can be linked as causative