Influence Of Violent Films On Nigerian Adolescents

 Influence Of Violent Films On Nigerian Adolescents

Influence Of Violent Films On Nigerian Adolescents – The facts are that in Families where adults use violence, children grow up being much more likely to use it themselves. In communities where aggression is considered to be a sign of manhood, aggressive behaviours-are eagerly and consciously transmitted from, generation to generation, especially among males. However one may ask how does this learning take place? Albert Bandura (1979), one of the leading proponents of social learning theory contend that people learn when to aggress, how to aggress, and against whom to aggress. This social learning of appropriate behaviour shaped by operant conditioning principles occurs through both direct and indirect means. [Read more…]