Virtually you : the dangerous powers of the e-personality /

Whether sharing photos or following financial markets, many of us spend a shocking amount of time online. While the Internet can enhance well-being, Elias Aboujaoude has spent years treating patients whose lives have been profoundly disturbed by it. Part of the danger lies in how the Internet allows...

Πλήρης περιγραφή

Πρώτος συγγραφέας: Aboujaoude, Elias, 1971-
Μορφή: Βιβλίο
Γλώσσα: English
Άλλες Λεπτομέρειες Έκδοσης: New York :, W.W. Norton,, c2011.
Πίνακας περιεχομένων:
  • E-personality
  • Delusions of grandeur
  • Narcissism
  • Ordinary everyday viciousness
  • Impulsivity
  • Infantile regression and the tyranny of the emoticon
  • Love and sex recalibrated
  • The illusion of knowledge
  • Internet addiction
  • The end of privacy
  • Marking time, making memories
  • "Virtualism," or the art of being more real than real.