Violent Music and its Effect on Children Analytical Essay by JuliaAJA

Violent Music and its Effect on Children
This paper discusses how children are affected by violent music, especially in relation to other forms of music.
# 7555 | 810 words | 6 sources | APA | 2001 | US

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This paper examines the effects of violent music as debated in Congress, the American Psychological Association, and parents, over why violent music encourages violence, especially rap and rock music.

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"In the aftermath of the Columbine High School shootings, fingers quickly pointed at the violent media favored by the killers: violent video games, Quentin Tarantino films, Marilyn Manson music. For decades, violent lyrics and themes in popular music have been targeted for being responsible for almost every social ill- from school violence to teenagers increasing disrespect towards their parents."

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