Cyberpsychology published new summer issue
Cyberpsychology is happy to present a summer issue with seven new and exciting articles covering a wide range of topics.
You can read about the exploration of the effect of an online simulation game on attitudes about poverty, about adolescents' perceptions of digital's media potential to elicit conflict in romantic relationships, or about passive social networking site use effect on well-being - to name a few subjects.
You can find all of the seven articles at the Cyberpsychology journal website and they are also listed below.
We wish you a pleasant reading and a relaxing summer!
Experiencing poverty in an online simulation: Effects on players’ beliefs, attitudes and behaviors about poverty
Pedro Hernández-Ramos, Christine M. Bachen, Chad Raphael, John Ifcher, Michael Broghammer
Investigating differences in the attention distribution strategies of high and low media multitaskers through a two-dimensional game
Daniel B. le Roux, Douglas A. Parry
Adolescents’ perceptions of digital media’s potential to elicit jealousy, conflict and monitoring behaviors within romantic relationships
Joris Van Ouytsel, Michel Walrave, Koen Ponnet, An-Sofie Willems, Melissa Van Dam
The dynamics of public opinion following terror attacks: Evidence for a decrease in equalitarian values from Internet Search Volume Indices
Jais Troian, Thomas Arciszewski, Themistoklis Apostolidis
Passive social networking site use and well-being: The mediating roles of social comparison and the fear of missing out
Kaitlyn Burnell, Madeleine J. George, Justin W. Vollet, Samuel E. Ehrenreich, Marion K. Underwood
Motivation for Exergame Play Inventory: Construct validity and relationship to game play
Amanda E. Staiano, Marc A. Adams, Gregory J. Norman
European children’s experiences of cyberhate
Marie Bedrošová from IRTIS writes about the cyberhate phenomenon and comments the results of EU Kids Online IV results regarding this issue in a post for the London School of Economics' blog Parenting for a Digital Future.
EUKO 2020 Technical report is now available
EU Kids Online 2020: Technical report detailing the methodological aspects of EU Kids Online IV project is now available.
Children's access to quality health information during COVID-19
IRTIS members David Šmahel and Rostislav Zlámal contributed to a new UNICEF research brief focusing on children's access to health information online and their ability to verify truthfulness of such information in the context of COVID-19 pandemic.
Interactions between adolescents and unknown people from the internet
IRTIS members Vojtěch Mýlek, Lenka Dědková and Hana Macháčková authored a new study focusing on the predictors of online communication and offline face-to-face meetings between adolescents and unknown people from the internet. The study was published in Children and Youth Services Review.