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Ethics Project

Ethics Project

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Published by: Mano Har on Jun 30, 2012
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OBSERVATIONAL LEARNING THEORY
 The Observational Learning theoristwould take the Aggressive Cuestheory a step further.
 This theory says that people canlearn by observing aggression inmedia portrayals and, under someconditions, model its behaviour.
If there are 50 ways to leave yourlover, then there must be at least 49ways to be violent or aggressive.
 
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Watching violent media portrayalswill teach you new ways to beviolent.
Imagine walking down a dark alleyand someone steps out in front of you and makes a threateninggesture. What would you do?
Anyone think of some kung fu /karate moves you might make todefend yourself? That's a prettyaggressive/violent thought. And you
 
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So the Observational Learningtheorist says that not only would themedia violence increase theprobability of the viewer committingan aggression or violence, it teachesthe viewer how to do it.
Again, think about sex instead of violence. Does watching sexualportrayals teach you new ways tothink about sex and perhaps engagein sexual acts?
If you see that sleeping withsomeone on a first

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