On Aggressive Behavior And Sports

When the adolescent student killers from Pearl, Miss., and Springfield, Ore., were interviewed, one said he was a fan of violent fantasy video games; the other was described as “enmeshed in violent television and internet sites.” Some time ago, a social psychology experiment was conducted on 200 high school students. They were invited to play video games. Half played a war game called Mortal Combat, in which scoring is achieved by ripping off the head or disemboweling the opponent. The …


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