Title

Profanity in Media Associated With Attitudes and Behavior Regarding Profanity Use and Aggression

Keywords

media, profanity, swearing, adolescents, physical aggression, relational aggression

Abstract

We hypothesized that exposure to profanity in media would be directly related to beliefs and behavior regarding profanity and indirectly to aggressive behavior.

Original Publication Citation

Coyne, S. M., *Stockdale, L., Nelson, D. A., & *Fraser, A. (2011). Profanity in the media associated with attitudes and behavior regarding profanity use and aggression. Pediatrics, 128, 867-872.

Document Type

Peer-Reviewed Article

Publication Date

2011-10

Publisher

American Academy of Pediatrics

Language

English

College

Family, Home, and Social Sciences

Department

Family Life

University Standing at Time of Publication

Full Professor

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