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Do Violent Video Games Destroy Human Empathy?

Written by on February 20, 2014 in Conscious Evolution, Conscious Living with 2 Comments
Do Violent Video Games Destroy Human Empathy?

Overexposure to violent video games decreases empathy towards others and blurs one’s sense of what is right and wrong, according to a recent study at Brock University. The results of the study showed that this was not the case for casual gamers, but that it mainly held up for teenagers who play violent video games for an excessive amount of hours per day. Lissette Padilla and Elliot Hill discuss how moderation can prevent these negative effects, in this clip from the Lip News.

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