Understanding Our Obsession With Technology and Overcoming Its Hold on Us

Book - 2012
Average Rating:
Rate this:
Publisher: New York : Palgrave Macmillan, 2012
Edition: 1st ed
ISBN: 9780230117570
Branch Call Number: 303.483 ROS NVD
Characteristics: x, 246 p. : ill. ; 25 cm
Additional Contributors: Carrier, L. Mark
Cheever, Nancy A.


From the critics

Community Activity


Add a Comment

zombeatle Jun 05, 2012

I've been waiting for someone to study the addiction to cell phones, texting, and facebook that we are witnessing today. It truly is a psychological problem for many (mostly) young people.

As a teacher I can state for certain that this addiction is having a serious negative impact on student learning. Any attempts to "use" this technology is only going to feed the beast, and we as a society had better come to grips with and set limits on this addiction to being connected.

Age Suitability

Add Age Suitability

There are no age suitabilities for this title yet.


Add a Summary

There are no summaries for this title yet.


Add Notices

There are no notices for this title yet.


Add a Quote

There are no quotes for this title yet.

Explore Further

Browse by Call Number


Subject Headings


Find it at NVDPL

To Top