XVII Workshop Aggression / Program / Scientific Program

Scientific Program

You may download the program schedule (plus abstracts) here (Adobe PDF document):

General Program Workshop Aggression 2012

Sunday, July, 15, 2012
Informal get-together Brasserie La Tavern in the Hotel Cravatte  7pm

Monday, July, 16, 2012

Conference Desk will be open from 11:00 am

Welcome  Michel Margue (Dean) & Organizing Team 1:00 – 1:15 pm
First Keynote

Violence Prevention in Schools: Some lessons learnt, some knowledge gained!

Slee, Phillipp

1:15 – 2:00 pm
First Session

Violence and the Media

Brothers in Arms: Implicit and explicit defense mechanisms concerning violent digital games among young adults

Kneer, Julia

I love violent media, but it may harm others: Personality factors and attitudes towards violent media

Happ, Christian; Melzer, André; Dax, Ann-Kathrin; Eichner, Felicitas; Steffgen, Georges

The logics of science and the logics of law: Conceptualisations of aggression in the Brown v. MEA Supreme Court trial

Sørensen, Estrid

The Sex Monsters, The Mentally Ill and The Childlovers: Discourses on Paedophilia

Kohl, Diane

2:00 – 4:00 pm
Coffee Break   4:00 – 4:30 pm
Second Session

Measuring Aggression

Are we really only measuring media effects? Problems and pitfalls associated with the implementation and analysis of the Competitive Reaction Time Task (CRTT) in research on digital games

Breuer, Johannes; Elson, Malte; Mohseni, Rohangis; Scharkow, Michael

Cultural Equivalence of the Questionnaire on Moral Attitudes Toward Aggression (CAMA) Using Structural Equation Modeling in a German University Context

Evers, Oliver; Ramirez, J. Martin; Scheithauer, Herbert

Preventing Sexual Violence in Children and Youths: Results from an Evaluation Study

Eyssel, Friederike Anne; Kreft, Melina; Bohner, Gerd

4:30 – 6:00 pm
Second Keynote: 

Theorizing Aggression and Violence: The significance of situational factors

Kersten, Joachim

6:15 – 7:00 pm
Conference Dinner Restaurant La Riviera, Bereldange 7:30 pm 
Tuesday, July, 17, 2012
Third Keynote:

The psychological effects of risk-glorifying media formats

Fischer, Peter

9:15 – 10:00 am
Third session

Intergroup Violence

Because they hate us… – The role of perceived hostility towards Germans in predicting harmful behavior against foreigners

Kauff, Mathias; Asbrock, Frank; Issmer, Christian; Wagner, Ulrich

Explaining aggressive and delinquent behaviors of disadvantaged adolescents: The impact of negative metastereotypes

Issmer, Christian; Stellmacher, Jost; Gollwitzer, Mario; Wagner, Ulrich

10:00 – 11:00 am
Coffee Break   11:00 – 11:30 am
Forth session

Violence in schools

Aggressive, Abusive and Unfair Teacher Behaviors as Seen by Their Students: Further Evidence for the Validity of the TAS – Teacher Aggression Scales

Baudson, Tanja Gabriele; Preckel, Franzis

Adolescents’ View on Cyberbullying: Behavior and Motives of Bystanders

Pfetsch, Jan S.; Ittel, Angela

Building Crisis Prevention Strategies in German Schools - A Process Evaluation of the NETWASS Program

Fiedler, Nora; Leuschner, Vincenz; Scheithauer, Herbert

11:30 – 1:00 pm
Lunch   1:00 – 2:00 pm
Fifth session

Symposium: Homicidal School Violence

Evaluation results of the Networks Against School Shootings project (NETWASS)

Leuschner, Vincenz

Leaking as starting point for prevention: An analysis of school-reported critical incidents (NETWASS)

Sommer, Friederike

A randomized controlled study of the Virginia Student Threat Assessment Guidelines

Cornell, Dewey

Large-Scale Implementation of the Virginia Student Threat Assessment Guidelines: A Quasi-Experimental Examination of Effects on School Offending and Suspensions

Lovegrove, Peter

2:00 – 4:00 pm
Business Meeting & Farewell   4:00 pm