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Title Psychological and social implications surrounding internet and gaming addiction / Jonathan Bishop [editor]
Published Hershey, PA, USA : Information Science Reference, an imprint of IGI Global, [2015]


Location Call no. Vol. Availability
 W'PONDS  616.8584 Her/Pas  AVAILABLE
Description xx, 335 pages ; 29 cm
Series Advances in psychology, mental health, and behavioral studies (APMHBS) book series
Advances in psychology, mental health, and behavioral studies.
Contents Internet gaming disorder: a deeper look into addiction vs. high engagement / Mario Lehenbauer-Baum, Martina Fohringer -- New concepts, old known issues: The DSM-5 and internet gaming disorder and its assessment / Halley M Pontes, Mark D. Griffiths -- Determining the risk of digital addiction to adolescent targets of internet trolling: implications for the UK legal system / Jonathan Bishop -- Dangers of playing with the virtual other in mind: a psychoanalytical view on digital role-playing games and the edge between facilitating personality development and endangering the player's psyche / Katharina Mittlböck -- Avoiding adverse consequences from digital addiction and retaliatory feedback: the role of the participation continuum / Ashu M. G. Solo, Jonathan Bishop -- "I can't do it by myself": an IPA of clients seeking psychotherapy for their MMORPG addiction / Daria Joanna Kuss -- Cyber-stalking or just plain talking?: investigating the linguistic properties of rape-threat messages as compulsive behaviours / Mark Beech, Jonathan Bishop -- A theoretical model, including user-experience, aesthetics, and psychology, in the 3D design process / Thomas Photiadis, Nicos Souleles -- Using "on-the-fly corpus linguistics" to systematically derive word definitions using inductive abstraction and reductionist correlation analysis: considering seductive and gratifying properties of computer jargon / Jonathan Bishop -- The association between internet addiction and psychosocial variables / Bahadir Bozoglan, Veysel Demirer --
The impacts of alcohol on e-dating activity: increases in flame trolling corresponds with higher alcohol consumption / Jason Barratt, Jonathan Bishop -- Consulting the British public in the digital age: technological innovation and internet addiction in the Web 2.0 era / Shefali Virkar -- Responsible gambling laws' contributions to behaviour change in problem gamblers in online poker / Wynford Compton, Dino M. Minoli, Mark M. H. Goode -- The games people play: exploring digital addiction within the context of the gamification of ICT project design for public sector administration reform / Shefali Virkar
Summary "This book focuses on the dark side of technology and the ways in which individuals are falling victim to compulsive internet use as well as gaming and gambling addictions"-- Provided by publisher
Notes "Premier reference source"--Cover
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Subject Internet addiction.
Internet -- Psychology.
Internet -- Social aspects.
Compulsive gambling.
Behavior, Addictive.
Internet -- statistics & numerical data.
Attitude to Computers.
Video Games -- psychology.
Psychosocial Deprivation.
Author Bishop, Jonathan, 1979-
LC no. 2015012041
ISBN 9781466685956 (hardcover)
1466685956 (hardcover)