Addicted: Addicted to Social Media, 1st Edition

  • Carla Mooney
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  • ISBN-10: 1682825744
  • ISBN-13: 9781682825747
  • DDC: 302.23
  • Grade Level Range: 6th Grade - 12th Grade
  • 80 Pages | eBook
  • Original Copyright 2020 | Published/Released August 2019
  • This publication's content originally published in print form: 2020

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As of 2018 approximately 3.1 billion people, roughly one-third of the world’s population, use social media to communicate and connect with others. Yet for some users, what began as a fun habit has grown into a consuming addiction that can have significant negative effects on their lives. This book presents a realistic picture of addiction, the effects of addiction on people’s lives, and how addiction can be overcome.

Table of Contents

Front Cover.
Copyright Page.
Introduction: Looking for Likes.
1: What Does It Mean to Be Addicted to Social Media?.
2: Why Is Social Media So Addictive?.
3: How Do People Become Addicted to Social Media?.
4: Living with a Social Media Addiction.
5: Overcoming Social Media Addiction.
Source Notes.
Get Help and Information.
For Further Research.
Picture Credits.
About the Author.