An Eye for Video Games?

October 2003
Weekly Reader News - Senior;10/17/2003, Vol. 82 Issue 8, p7
Discusses the result of a study conducted by researchers at the University of Rochester in New York on the effects of the video game Medal of Honor on children in the U.S. Features of the video game; Benefits of the video game for video game users; Disadvantages of video games according to experts.


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