"Video Gaming and it's effects on young children - is it having an effect on the reshaping of modern day society?"
- Start with an introduction as to the meaning of gaming and it's social effects of the media on children.
- Argue that games such as Call of Duty and such like are desensitising children and also bringing about the possibility of increasing violent behaviours in society.
- Begin to look at suture and narcissistic identity
References - Practices of Looking: an Introduction to Visual
Culture. Oxford, Oxford University Press.
Visualizing Theory: Selected Essays from V.A.R. 1990-1994. New
York, Routledge, pp.363-384.
- Then argue that cyberculture is reshaping cultural form and behaviour.
References - Baudrillard, J. (1976) Simulacra and Simulations: the Body in Theory. Ann Arbor, University of Michigan
The Cybercultures Reader, London, Routledge. (306.24)
Gibson, W (1984)
Understanding Media: the Extensions of Man. London, Routledge. (302.23)
Scott, R. (1982)