Unformatted text preview: violence action saw on TV. How do kids repeat violence? Violence in television programs is bad for children to see. After children watch violence on TV, they will play too powerful and confident about themselves. So violence programs influence children’s behavior. According to Meltzoff, “He had found fourteen-month-old infants could watch an unfamiliar toy being destroyed on television and repeated the actions twenty-four hours later. Children learn by imitating what they see others doing.” Because children see a character doing something violent and funny, they figured out that it is acceptable for them to do it too. In fact, children are easily influence by what they watch on TV....
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- Spring '09
- Government, Media violence research