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Because that is the extent of what this argument discusses, we can see how this is a draw: Pro completely dropped this argument and therefore this point is awarded to the Con. B Point B noted how only studies with misogynistic themes promoted misogynistic attitudes. Once again, Pro completely ignored this argument and this point go to the Con.

Newsweek caught up with Naughty Dog Co-directors Kurt Margenau and Anthony Newman at E3 to gain insight into the process, and Mudic and violence, of creating such a highly anticipated title.

This transcript has been lightly edited for length and clarity. Tender moments will provide contrast for brutality in TLOU 2.

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Naughty Dog How do you feel about the reaction to the trailer so far? It's been really positive. They appreciate the story and the tender moments just as much as the action-oriented ones.

I couldn't be happier.

Violence. It's literally everywhere: in video games, movies, books, music videos, and cartoons, on the nightly news and the Web, and even in commercials. Aug 25,  · There is now consensus that exposure to media violence is linked to actual violent behavior — a link found by many scholars to be on par with the . Dec 11,  · Sad music with some awesome pictures. Link to download the music: NEW LINK,g/Thao-Nguyen-Xanh .

How far into the game does the trailer take place? Is it one transitional moment from the kiss into the brutality or was it just cut that way for the trailer?

Both of those things exist in the game, and we're telling our own little condensed version of things for E3. But everything we're showing is kind of a piece of a puzzle of a bigger picture. So there's some consideration for this being an E3 thing. What will surprise fans the most about this new game?

People are going to be really surprised by the intelligence of the AI. When we're playing the game now, we actually have a lot of almost eerie moments where the AI is really picking up on what's happening and reacting to what we're doing.

So far that's been a big thing for me. In general, the amount and breadth of new mechanics and player abilities and enemy classes, like the heavy melee with the pickaxe or the bow and arrow enemy that inflicts a status effect until you pull out the arrow, people are going to be pretty surprised by the novelty of the new mechanics on offer.

What types of things have you done story-wise that you think people will identify with? It's a given people will be surprised by the writing, the story twists and turns, and the relationships that build over the course of the game.

Continuing the Joel and Ellie relationship as we get into this game and getting to see what's happened in the last five years There are still infected out there, there are still bad groups of people out there, so they have to constantly be controlling and doing upkeep on this sense of normalcy that they have.

And then bad things happen. People should expect the same level of nuance and care that's going to go into this narrative. And it's characters that you have loved from the first game and getting to see how their story continues, and new aspects of their personality and how they deal with the challenges of their world.

And it's a game about being a teenager, with all the things that happen in that time. The romance, hormones side of it and the angsty side of it. In a lot of ways, that's why we chose this demo, because it shows that really well.

New skills help Ellie meet new threats. Naughty Dog How do you find a balance between the inherent goodness of your characters and the brutality of their actions?

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People can relate to all of those things. We set this world up to be what happens when things are stripped away, when there's no law. People have to fend for themselves and build these societies.

Relationships are very important in this world because it can mean life and death. The stakes are always very high. It's just a given in this world that it is violent, that it is brutal, and you almost have to balance it with the human side of it. It's important to see what's at stake. The sweetness of these relationships, the care that you have for the people around you.The Influence of Rap/Hip-Hop Music: A Mixed-Method Analysis by Gretchen Cundiff — 73 contained lyrics featuring violence against women including assault, rape and murder.

by Ronald Austin Jr In December , the University of the West Indies announced the findings of a study on violence and dancehall conducted by Dr. Donna Hope-Marquis.

This study was carried out among year-olds in Jamaica. Not only did the study show no correlation between dancehall music and violence, Dr. Hope-Marquis declared. Youth violence rates spiked from to , according to the Urban Institute.

But those rates started to plummet in the s, dropping 34% between and Speculation as to the causes of the recent mass shooting at a Batman movie screening in Colorado has reignited debates in the psychiatric community about media violence and its effects on human behavior.

This point illustrated how rap music only had a correlation with violence when it was accompanies by rap VIDEOS (so it's not the music itself). This is a strong argument in favor of the Con position, and yet Pro dropped this argument as well so once again this is a point for the Con.

Violence against women is one of the most widespread human rights abuses affecting the world today. Every day, thousands of women and girls are abused and murdered by their families, raped in armed conflicts and attacked for defending woman's rights.

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