Section 2: References and Sources (Social Media)

Social Media: Are UK Teenagers Addicted to Social Media?

This list includes sources cited in the discussion plus additional sources. Dates in British format. 

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BBC News. (4 Jul 2018) Social media apps are ‘deliberately’ addictive to users. UERL: https://www.bbc.co.uk/news/technology-44640959. [retrieved: 12/11/19]

Cassell, J. & Cramer, M. (2007) Hi Tech or High Risk? Moral Panics about Girls Online. In Digital Youth, Innovation, and the Unexpected: The MacArthur Foundation Series on Digital Media and Learning (ed. T. MacPherson), 53-75. Cambridge, MA: MIT Press. Author’s  copy here: http://mdcramer.com/downloads/MoralPanic_DML.pdf [retrieved 11/11/19]

Denworth, L. (Nov 2019). Social Media Has Not Destroyed a Generation: New findings suggest angst over the technology is misplaced. Scientific American. URL: https://www.scientificamerican.com/article/social-media-has-not-destroyed-a-generation/. [retrieved: 12/11/19] [paywall]

🌟 A similar version of the same material is on Vox (16/5/19). URL: https://www.vox.com/science-and-health/2019/2/20/18210498/smartphones-tech-social-media-teens-depression-anxiety-research [retrieved: 13/11/19]

Dots, Dashes, and Dating Apps (7 Aug 2019) The Secret History of the Future. https://slate.com/podcasts/the-secret-history-of-the-future/2019/08/19th-century-telegraph-romances  [retrieved 11/11/19]

Durkee, T. et al. (2012) ‘Prevalence of pathological internet use among adolescents in Europe: demographic and social factors’, Addiction, 107(12), pp. 2210–2222. https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/22621402. [firewall]

Eurogamer (6th Oct 2019)’ New legal challenge accuses Epic of “knowingly” creating the “very, very addictive game”, Fortnite. URL: https://www.eurogamer.net/articles/2019-10-06-new-legal-challenge-accuses-epic-of-knowingly-creating-the-very-very-addictive-game-fortnite [retrieved 12/11/19]

Eyal, N. (2014). Hooked: How to Build Habit-Forming Products. Penguin Books.  URL: https://www.penguin.co.uk/books/278/278201/hooked/9780241184837.html [retrieved: 12/11/19]

Eyal, N. (2019).  Indistractable: How to Control Your Attention and Choose Your Life. Bloomsbury Publishing. URL: https://www.bloomsbury.com/uk/indistractable-9781526610225/ [retrieved: 12/11/19]

Eyal, N. (12 Oct 2019) ‘Stop the email ping-pong’: nine ways to avoid digital distraction. Guardian. URL: https://www.theguardian.com/technology/2019/oct/12/stop-email-ping-pong-nine-ways-to-avoid-digital-distraction-nir-eyal. [retrieved: 12/11/19]

Goldberg, I (no date) Obituary: The Late Ivan Goldberg, MD. URL: https://www.psycom.net/ikg8.html [retrieved 12/11/19]

McLaren, L. (4 Aug 2019). Innocence lost: what did you do before the internet?. Guardian. URL: https://www.theguardian.com/technology/2019/aug/04/innocence-lost-what-did-you-do-before-the-internet [retrieved: 12/11/19]

Mills, K.L. (2016) ‘Possible effects of internet use on cognitive development in adolescence’. Media and Communication, 4 (3), 4–12. https://www.cogitatiopress.com/mediaandcommunication/article/download/516/516 [retrieved 11/11/19]

Newport, C. (2019). Digital Minimalism: On Living Better with Less Technology. Penguin Books. URL: https://www.penguin.co.uk/books/308/308636/digital-minimalism/9780241341131.html Audio Book: https://www.audible.co.uk/pd/Digital-Minimalism-Audiobook/0241387779 [retrived 12/1/19]

Orben, A (2019). Personal academic website. https://www.amyorben.com/ [retrieved [11/11/19]

Orben, A and Przybylski, A.K. (Jan 2019). The association between adolescent well-being and digital technology use. (Review proof). URL: https://www.gwern.net/docs/psychology/2019-orben.pdf [retrieved 11/11/19]

Packard, V. (1957, reprint 2007). The Hidden Persuaders. Ig Publishing. URL:  https://www.igpub.com/hidden-persuaders/ [retrieved 12/11/19]

Parenting for a Digital Future. https://blogs.lse.ac.uk/parenting4digitalfuture/. [retrieved 11/11/19]

Pillar Boxes. https://trollopesociety.org/trollope/post-office-career/pillar-boxes/ [retrieved 11/11/19]

Przybylski, A.K. (July 2019) Is technology addiction a myth? https://www.bbc.com/ideas/videos/is-technology-addiction-a-myth/p07ggx85  [retrieved 11/11/19]

Sharples, M., Graber, R., Harrison, C., & Logan, K. (2009). E‐safety and Web 2.0 for children aged 11–16. Journal of Computer Assisted Learning, 25(1), 70-84.URL: http://oro.open.ac.uk/29776/ [retrieved 11/11/19]

Strittmatter, E. et al. (2016) ‘A 2-year longitudinal study of prospective predictors of pathological Internet use in adolescents’, European Child and Adolescent Psychiatry. KG, 25(7), pp. 725–734. https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/26526444 [firewall]

The Trouble with ‘Screentime’ Rules. (8th June 2017).  Blog: Parenting for a Digital Future. https://blogs.lse.ac.uk/parenting4digitalfuture/2017/06/08/the-trouble-with-screen-time-rules/ [retrieved 11/11/19]

Turvey, K. (19 Sep 12019) Tweet https://twitter.com/Keith_Turvey/status/1174638594612445189?s=19 [retrieved 11/11/19]

Turvey, K. (19 Sep 2019) Tweet Thread Unroll. https://threadreaderapp.com/thread/1084855999821959169.html [retrieved 11/11/19]

Turvey, K. and Pachler, N. (no date) Chapter 4.2: Tablet devices in education-beyond face-value. URL: https://research.brighton.ac.uk/en/publications/tablet-devices-in-education-beyond-face-value [retrieved 11/11/19] [pre-print copy]

Twenge, J. (Sep 2017)  Have Smartphones Destroyed a Generation? The Atlantic. URL: https://www.theatlantic.com/magazine/archive/2017/09/has-the-smartphone-destroyed-a-generation/534198/ [retrieved: 12/11/19]

Wallis, D. (13 Jan 1997). Just Click No: Dr. Ivan K. Goldberg and the Internet Addiction Disorder. URL: https://www.newyorker.com/magazine/1997/01/13/just-click-no [retrieved 12/11/19]

Wu, T. (2016). The Attention Merchants: The Epic Scramble to Get Inside our Heads. Penguin Books. URL: https://www.penguinrandomhouse.com/books/234876/the-attention-merchants-by-tim-wu/ [retrieved 12/11/19]

Zuboff, S. (2019). The Age of Surveillance Capitalism: The Fight for a Human Future at the New Frontier of Power. Profile Books

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