WH Final Research Draft.docx - [Last Name 1 William Henderson Ms Stewart RHET 105 13 December 2019 Video Games The Things You Never Knew Today video

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[Last Name] 1William HendersonMs. StewartRHET 10513 December 2019Video Games: The Things You Never Knew Today video games have become common ground for entertainment, social gathering, and competitive play. They bring people who you would likely never meet together and entertainthem. Video games have become an important part of society in both positive and negative ways.My goal is to explain the positive effects that videos have on the world and society. The first positive effect to look into is the mental health benefits. Video games have been able to provide many health benefits for years. Although people have not taken an in depth look into video games to see the health advantages. They provide mental health advantages along with being able to teach a variety of skills. Although there are draw backs to video games such as unconsciously increase in aggressive behavior and, when not put into moderation, the same positives discussed can be turned into negatives. Most societies today people have a negative stigmatism to video games such as linking them to terrorism and school shootings or obesity within the youth. Video games do have correlations to these issues they are not the direct cause/reason for these problems. Video games have no direct relation to causing such violence act likes terrorism and school shootings. Research shows that video games can be linked to aggression which may allow these kinds of acts to be done but cannot be directly linked to video games. I believe that video games, while
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