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What are pre-schoolers doing with tablets and is it good for them?

Livingstone, Sonia ORCID: 0000-0002-3248-9862 (2016) What are pre-schoolers doing with tablets and is it good for them? Parenting for a Digital Future (29 Feb 2016). Website.

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The undeniable reality is that ever younger children are gaining access to tablets, becoming proficient tablet users, but is this really in their best interests, developmentally? Sonia Livingstone highlights the findings of a recent report looking into young children’s digital play and opportunities. Sonia is Professor of Social Psychology at LSE’s Department of Media and Communications and has more than 25 years of experience in media research with a particular focus on children and young people. She is the lead investigator of the Parenting for a Digital Future research project.

Item Type: Online resource (Website)
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Additional Information: © 2016 The Author(s) CC BY 3.0
Divisions: Media and Communications
Subjects: B Philosophy. Psychology. Religion > BF Psychology
G Geography. Anthropology. Recreation > GV Recreation Leisure
H Social Sciences > HM Sociology
H Social Sciences > HQ The family. Marriage. Woman
L Education > L Education (General)
T Technology > T Technology (General)
Date Deposited: 10 May 2017 08:10
Last Modified: 01 Jun 2024 03:19

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