Studies in Neuroscience, Psychology and Behavioral Economics

Internet Addiction

Neuroscientific Approaches and Therapeutical Interventions

Editors: Montag, Christian, Reuter, Martin (Eds.)

  • Provides leading-edge knowledge on internet addiction
  • Unifies research on many aspects of the behavior to present a strong overview of the field
  • Written by experts in the field
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About this book

This book combines a scholarly introduction with state-of-the-art research in the characterization of Internet addiction. It is intended for a broad audience including scientists, students and practitioners. The first part of the book contains an introduction to Internet addiction and their pathogenesis. The second part of the book is dedicated to an in-depth review of neuroscientific findings which cover studies using a variety of biological techniques including brain imaging and molecular genetics. The last part of the book will focus on therapeutic interventions for Internet addiction.

Reviews

“A timely book that provides critical reviews of recent research findings on Internet addiction. … this book has made a significant contribution to the neuroscientific study of Internet addiction. It is a useful reference informing researchers, clinicians, or graduate students about the neuroscience of behavioral addiction. Throughout the book, the authors have made many valuable recommendations in advancing the neuroscientific research on Internet addiction.” (Eddie Y. Chiu and Josie Valderrama, PsycCRITIQUES, Vol. 60 (49), December 2015)


Table of contents (13 chapters)

  • The Evolution of Internet Addiction Disorder

    Young, Kimberly

    Pages 3-17

  • Structural Brain Imaging and Internet Addiction

    Lin, Fuchun (et al.)

    Pages 21-42

  • Functional Imaging of Internet Gaming Disorder

    Ko, Chih-Hung (et al.)

    Pages 43-63

  • Internet Addiction and PET

    Park, Hyun Soo (et al.)

    Pages 65-76

  • Functional Brain Changes in Response to Treatment of Internet Gaming Disorder

    Han, Doug Hyun (et al.)

    Pages 77-91

Buy this book

eBook $69.99
price for USA (gross)
  • ISBN 978-3-319-07242-5
  • Digitally watermarked, DRM-free
  • Included format: PDF, EPUB
  • ebooks can be used on all reading devices
  • Immediate eBook download after purchase
Softcover $99.00
price for USA
  • Customers within the U.S. and Canada please contact Customer Service at 1-800-777-4643, Latin America please contact us at +1-212-460-1500 (Weekdays 8:30am – 5:30pm ET) to place your order.
  • Due: November 17, 2016
  • ISBN 978-3-319-34681-6
  • Free shipping for individuals worldwide
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Bibliographic Information

Bibliographic Information
Book Title
Internet Addiction
Book Subtitle
Neuroscientific Approaches and Therapeutical Interventions
Editors
  • Christian Montag
  • Martin Reuter
Series Title
Studies in Neuroscience, Psychology and Behavioral Economics
Copyright
2015
Publisher
Springer International Publishing
Copyright Holder
Springer International Publishing Switzerland
eBook ISBN
978-3-319-07242-5
DOI
10.1007/978-3-319-07242-5
Softcover ISBN
978-3-319-34681-6
Series ISSN
2196-6605
Edition Number
1
Number of Pages
IX, 246
Number of Illustrations and Tables
14 b/w illustrations, 18 illustrations in colour
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