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Product Description: We can't imagine our lives without the Internet. It is the tool of our existence; without it we couldn't work, plan our social and leisure activities, and interact with friends. The Internet’s influence on contemporary society extends across every aspect of our personal and professional lives, but how has this altered us in psychological terms? How are we to understand how the Internet can promote enormous amounts of caring and kindness to strangers and yet be the source of unremitting acts of terror? This book, grounded in the latest cutting-edge research, enhances our understanding of how we, and our children, behave online...read more

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9781138656055 | Routledge, May 8, 2017, cover price $155.00 | About this edition: We can't imagine our lives without the Internet.

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9781138656062 | Reprint edition (Routledge, May 8, 2017), cover price $24.95 | About this edition: We can't imagine our lives without the Internet.

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Product Description: In the past two decades, the Internet has come to dominate every aspect of everyday life. This has been a huge change for many of us, and, for the younger generation - born into this situation - there has been no other way of living...read more

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9780199639540 | 2 edition (Oxford Univ Pr, April 5, 2013), cover price $65.00 | About this edition: In the past two decades, the Internet has come to dominate every aspect of everyday life.

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Product Description: In the modern world we are surrounded by technology. Gadgets such as cell phones, portable computers, and electronic diaries accompany us throughout the day. But is this a good thing? Are we being served by these technological wonders, or have we become enslaved by them? Does constant availability via technology make us more efficient or more stressed? Is our ability to connect with others all over the world, day or night, making us more sociable or turning us into recluses in a virtual world? This book considers the impact of technology on the different spheres of our life - work, home, family and leisure - and assesses ways in which to build better communication between technology developers and society to ensure that technology enhances our lives and psychological well-being, rather than damaging them...read more

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9780521885812 | Cambridge Univ Pr, October 31, 2009, cover price $110.00 | About this edition: In the modern world we are surrounded by technology.

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9781107402287 | Reissue edition (Cambridge Univ Pr, July 21, 2011), cover price $44.99 | About this edition: In the modern world we are surrounded by technology.

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Product Description: In cyberspace we see examples of the best and the worst aspects of human behavior. The Internet environment is unique - it affects our attitudes, inhibitions, feelings or responsibility, emotions, impressions of others, and relationships...read more

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9780198528753 | Oxford Univ Pr, May 21, 2005, cover price $125.00 | About this edition: The Social Net examines the social psychology of the Internet.

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9780198528760 | Oxford Univ Pr, June 16, 2005, cover price $79.95 | About this edition: In cyberspace we see examples of the best and the worst aspects of human behavior.

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