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Author Gunter, Barrie, author.

Title Children and mobile phones : adoption, use, impact, and control / by Barrie Gunter
Edition First edition
Published Bingley, UK : Emerald Publishing, 2019


Description 1 online resource (210 pages)
Contents Prelims -- Chapter 1: Introduction -- Chapter 2: Emergence of mobile phoning -- Chapter 3: The prevalence of mobile phones in children's lives -- Chapter 4: Patterns of mobile phone use among children -- Chapter 5: Gender and mobile phone use -- Chapter 6: Mobile phones and children's social lives -- Chapter 7: Health risks and mobile phones -- Chapter 8: Social risks and mobile phones -- Chapter 9: Mobiles, texting and language use -- Chapter 10: Lasting impact of mobiles on children's lives -- Chapter 11: Regulating children's use of mobile phones -- References -- Index
Summary This book examines research and relevant theory on the role of mobile phones in the lives of children and young people, how these technologies are used for different applications, the effects that mobile phones have on young people, and the challenges of regulating and controlling the technology and its use
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Notes Online resource; title from PDF title page (EBSCO, viewed May 1, 2019)
Subject Children -- Effect of technological innovations on
Cell phones -- Social aspects
Cell phones and teenagers.
Communication studies.
PSYCHOLOGY -- Social Psychology.
Cell phones and teenagers
Cell phones -- Social aspects
Form Electronic book
ISBN 9781789730357