From Smartphones to Social Media: How Technology Affects Our Brains and Behavior

by
Mark Carrierauthor

Mark Carrier, PhD, is professor of psychology at California State University, Dominguez Hills.

From Smartphones to Social Media: How Technology Affects Our Brains and Behavior

20181031

Greenwood

Pages 304
Topics Psychology

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From Smartphones to Social Media: How Technology Affects Our Brains and Behavior

Author(s): Carrier, Mark;
Contributors: Carrier, Mark;
Abstract:

This book examines how today's technology, as it includes smartphones, computers, and the internet, shapes our physical health, cognitive and psychological development, and interactions with one another and the world around us.


• Addresses a topic of interest and of increasing concern for researchers, parents, and educators

• Examines both the positive and negative effects of technology across many aspects of physical, psychological, and social health

• Provides real-world examples through case studies to illustrate key concepts discussed in the book

• Offers additional information through interviews with experts in an accessible Q&A format

SortTitle: from smartphones to social media: how technology affects our brains and behavior
Keyword(s): Psychology
Author Info:
Mark Carrierauthor

Mark Carrier, PhD, is professor of psychology at California State University, Dominguez Hills.

eISBN-13: 9781440851797
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Print ISBN-13: 9781440851780
Imprint: Greenwood
Pages: 304
Publication Date: 20181031