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The Resource Irresistible : the rise of addictive technology and the business of keeping us hooked, Adam Alter

Irresistible : the rise of addictive technology and the business of keeping us hooked, Adam Alter

Label
Irresistible : the rise of addictive technology and the business of keeping us hooked
Title
Irresistible
Title remainder
the rise of addictive technology and the business of keeping us hooked
Statement of responsibility
Adam Alter
Creator
Author
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
"An urgent and expert investigation into behavioral addiction, the dark flipside of today's unavoidable digital technologies, and how we can turn the tide to regain control...Tracing the very notion of addiction through history right up until the present day, Alter shows that we're only just beginning to understand the epidemic of behavioral addiction gripping society..."--
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DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1980-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Alter, Adam L.
Dewey number
302.23/1
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Language note
Text in English
LC call number
HM851
LC item number
.A437 2017
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Digital media
  • Digital media
  • Psychology, Applied
  • SOCIAL SCIENCE / Media Studies
  • PSYCHOLOGY / Psychopathology / Addiction
  • COMPUTERS / Web / Social Networking
Label
Irresistible : the rise of addictive technology and the business of keeping us hooked, Adam Alter
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 323-344) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Part 1. What is behavioral addiction and where did it come from? -- The rise of behavioral addiction -- The addict in all of us -- The biology of behavioral addiction -- Part 2. The ingredients of behavioral addiction (or, How to engineer an addictive experience) -- Goals -- Feedback -- Progress -- Escalation -- Cliffhangers -- Social interaction -- Part 3. The future of behavioral addiction (and some solutions) -- Nipping addictions at birth -- Habits and architecture -- Gamification
Control code
ocn952647441
Dimensions
22 cm
Extent
354 pages
Isbn
9781594206641
Lccn
2016043481
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • 1241563
  • (Sirsi) o952647441
  • (OCoLC)952647441
Label
Irresistible : the rise of addictive technology and the business of keeping us hooked, Adam Alter
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 323-344) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Part 1. What is behavioral addiction and where did it come from? -- The rise of behavioral addiction -- The addict in all of us -- The biology of behavioral addiction -- Part 2. The ingredients of behavioral addiction (or, How to engineer an addictive experience) -- Goals -- Feedback -- Progress -- Escalation -- Cliffhangers -- Social interaction -- Part 3. The future of behavioral addiction (and some solutions) -- Nipping addictions at birth -- Habits and architecture -- Gamification
Control code
ocn952647441
Dimensions
22 cm
Extent
354 pages
Isbn
9781594206641
Lccn
2016043481
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • 1241563
  • (Sirsi) o952647441
  • (OCoLC)952647441

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