Men who harass women online are quite literally losers, new study finds

Here’s a research finding that should surprise no one: The men most likely to harass women online … are the men most likely to have their own problems.That bit of validation comes courtesy Michael Kasumovic and Jeffrey Kuznekoff, researchers at the University of New South Wales and Miami University, respectively. For their latest study, published in the journal PLOS One last week, the duo watched how men treated women during 163 plays of the video game Halo 3.
www.washingtonpost.com/news/the-intersect/wp/2015/07/20/men-who-harass-women-online-are-quite-literally-losers-new-study-finds/Also see:Video game study finds losers more likely to harass women
A new study has found that men who harass women online are actual losers – at least when it comes to video games.Two researchers analysed how men treated women while playing 163 games of Halo 3.Men who performed poorly in the games responded by being hostile to female players.
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