Summary Of Violent Media Is Good For Kids By Gerard Jones

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In the passage “Violent Media Is Good For Kids” written by Gerard Jones, Jones claims that violence through comics, toys, and the media helps kids to cope with everyday issues. The reason Jones feels this way is because as a child he was taught that violence was ba,d and he did not have a very good experience with coping with his fears. Jones argues that the Hulk helped him through tough times, that his own son using characters to overcome obstacles, and how violence can avoid some negative feelings. In the beginning of the passage, Jones talks about how he was told to stay away from violence as a child, which at first did not help him till he met the hulk. “Taught by my well meaning….I suffocated my deepest fears and desires under a nice-boy

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