Australian Council on Children and the Media

Free Public lecture - When 2+2= One Punch: The Mathematics of Aggression May 13, 2014

In this free public lecture, award-winning research scientist, educator and author, Associate Professor Douglas Gentile will examine modern scientific approaches to understanding aggression. He explains that we need to balance individual causes with the overall pattern of risk and protective factors in society. The talk discusses using all applicable data to create the big picture in order to make sense of the details.

Date: Tuesday 27th May
Time: Light refreshments from 6pm Lecture 6:30pm start
Location: Theatre 1, Australian Hearing Hub, Macquarie University

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Douglas Gentile can also be heard speaking on the subject of Internet addiction at the Generation Next 2014 seminar series The Mental Health and Wellbeing of Young People

  • Perth: Friday 23 May, 9.00am – 5.00pm
  • Sydney: Friday 30 May, 9.00am – 5.00pm
  • Canberra  Friday 6 June, 9.00am – 5.00pm