Video Games: New Studies in the Database of Research

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With the release of the Playstation 4 last week, and the upcoming release of the Xbox One this week, video gaming is as popular as ever. This week’s post lists articles related to the effects of video games on youth, from journals in the areas of addiction, pediatrics, and media studies.   Driving game playing… Read more »

Youth, Sexuality, and Media: New Articles in the Database of Research

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Youth sexual health and behavior is a broad research topic that can span several disciplines, and this week's articles are taken from journals in the area of youth studies, communication, psychiatry and AIDS research. The impact of sexually objectifying media exposure on negative body emotions and sexual self-perceptions: Investigating the mediating role of body self-consciousness… Read more »