Audience Responses to Real Media Violence: The Knockout Game by Mary G. Antony PDF

By Mary G. Antony

ISBN-10: 0739196111

ISBN-13: 9780739196113

ISBN-10: 0739196138

ISBN-13: 9780739196137

Audience Responses to actual Media Violence: The Knockout Game considers an rising and comparatively ignored region of media results learn: user-generated mobilephone movies that function genuine violence and its sufferers. Focusing in particular on a up to date sinister media pattern often called the Knockout video game, Mary Grace Antony explores how audiences reply to the sufferers in those movies. How can we verify the realism of this violence? and the way do those reviews of realism in flip impression our emotions of empathy and quandary for the sufferers of violence? The burgeoning abundance and availability to genuine media violence on-line makes those questions extra correct this present day than ever sooner than, and illustrates our complicated responses to new and rising media subgenres.

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