'Threat Talk' exposes how US and Chinese scientists and policy-makers have understood and responded to the problem of internet addiction in their societies. Mary Manjikian's culturalist approach claims that the internet is neither inherently helpful, nor inherently threatening. Rather, its role and the dangers it poses may be understood differently by different societies.the development of an addiction is an environment in which there are few avenues open for the development of ... Thus, German internet treatment programs are unique specifically because they address this problem, which they see as the root cause of technology addiction. ... Thus, our final exercise in this essay is to consider the possibility of what it might mean to listen to the internet addict and what heanbsp;...
|Author||:||Professor Mary Manjikian|
|Publisher||:||Ashgate Publishing, Ltd. - 2013-04-28|