violence and sex. However, violent, racist, homophobic or sexist lyrics in music may impact some youth: research shows possible correlations between a teenagers preference for certain musical genres and risky behaviours. Seventy-six video's showed acts of interpersonal violence. Digital downloads, of course, have no age restrictions, though some retailers such as iTunes offer clean versions of songs with explicit lyrics.
Dre to dismissed: Assessing violence, sex, and substance use on MTV. Domestic violence includes behaviors that intimidate, manipulate, humiliate, isolate, frighten, terrorize, coerce, threaten, blame, hurt, injure, or wound someone (What Is Domestic Violence? Music can accelerate respiration (Diserens 271). Research on Social Work Practice, 16(2 211-223.
The Effect of Violent Lyrical Content in Popular Music
Using a meta-analysis approach, Timmerman. The ambiguity of what constitutes sexual assault or intimate partner violence contributes to public misperception of domestic violence. Music has also been proven to manipulate electrical conductivity in the human body (Diserens 274). To censor or not to censor? Lead author Craig Anderson,. These songs condone male hegemony in which men find the domination and exploitation of women and other men to be not only expected, but actually demanded (Prushank, 2007,. Growing up with television: The cultivation perspective. This study also noted six themes common in misogynistic rap music, and further examined three of them: derogatory statements about women in relation to sex; statements involving violent actions toward women, particularly in relation to sex; and references of women as usable and discardable beings. Journal of Criminal Justice and Popular Culture, 8(2 96-126. A Guide for Media Practitioners.