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Excessive internet use among European children

Smahel, David, Helsper, Ellen, Green, Lelia, Kalmus, Veronika, Blinka, Lukas and Ólafsson, Kjartan (2012) Excessive internet use among European children. EU Kids Online. London School of Economics and Political Science, London, UK.

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This report presents new findings and further analysis of the EU Kids Online 25 country survey regarding excessive use of the internet by children. It shows that while a number of children (29%) have experienced one or more of the five components associated with excessive internet use, very few (1%) can be said to show pathological levels of use.

Item Type: Monograph (Report)
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Additional Information: © 2012 The Authors
Divisions: Media and Communications
Subjects: H Social Sciences > HQ The family. Marriage. Woman
Q Science > QA Mathematics > QA75 Electronic computers. Computer science
T Technology > T Technology (General)
Date Deposited: 07 Nov 2012 15:55
Last Modified: 20 Oct 2021 01:11
Funders: European Union

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