Samir’s Selection 02/13/2014 (p.m.)

  • We are dealing with a subdivision of Internet addiction connected to social media…It occurs more regularly among younger than older users. We have also found that people who are anxious and socially insecure use Facebook more than those with lower scores on those traits, probably because those who are anxious find it easier to communicate via social media than face-to-face,” Andreassen says. People who are organised and more ambitious tend to be less at risk from Facebook addiction… the research also shows that Facebook addiction was related to extraversion…Six basic criteria… The Bergen Facebook Addiction Scale…

    tags: Facebook addiction socialmedia selfcontrol psychology

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