TITLE

Video Games and the Brain

PUB. DATE
April 2008
SOURCE
Science Teacher;Apr/May2008, Vol. 75 Issue 4, p19
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article discusses the study conducted by the Stanford University School of Medicine researchers, which showed that the part of the brain generating the rewarding feelings is more activated in men than women while playing video games. The researchers say that these gender differences may help explain why males are more attracted to, and more likely to become addicted to, video games than females.
ACCESSION #
31488746

 

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