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Psychology and the internet : intrapersonal, interpersonal, and transpersonal implications / edited by Jayne Gackenbach.

Publication:
San Diego : Academic Press, c1998.
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Book
xix, 369 p. : ill. ; 23 cm.
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Subjects:
Internet -- Psychological aspects.
Contents:
Introduction to psychological aspects of Internet use / Jayne Gackenbach and Evelyn Ellerman
Pt. 1. The intrapersonal : statistically "normal" and "deviant" aspects of the self
The self and the Internet : variations on the illusion of one self / Elizabeth Reid
Causes and implications of disinhibited behavior on the Internet / Adam Joinson
Internet addiction : does it really exist? / Mark Griffiths
Internet therapy and self-help groups : the pros and cons / Storm A. King and Danielle Moreggi
Future clinical directions : professional development, pathology, and psychotherapy on-line / John M. Grohol
Pt. 2. The interpersonal : from close to distant relationships
The psychology of sex : a mirror from the Internet / Raymond J. Noonan
Males, females, and the Internet / Janet Morahan-Martin
Work and community via computer-mediated communication / Caroline Haythornthwaite, Barry Wellman, and Laura Garton
Virtual societies : their prospects and dilemmas / Magid Igbaria, Conrad Shayo, and Lorne Olfman
Pt. 3. The transpersonal : on the net and the net itself
From mediated environments to the development of consciousness / Joan M. Preston
World wide brain : self-organizing Internet intelligence as the actualization of the collective unconscious / Ben Goertzel
The coevolution of technology and consciousness / Jayne Gackenbach, Greg Guthrie, and Jim Karpen.
Notes:
Includes bibliographical references and indexes.
Contributor:
Gackenbach, Jayne, 1946-
ISBN:
0122719506
OCLC:
40308341