Human Behavior, Psychology, and Social Interaction in the Digital Era, 1st Edition

  • Anabela Mesquita
  • Chia-Wen Tsai
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  • ISBN-10: 1466684518
  • ISBN-13: 9781466684515
  • DDC: 004.01
  • Grade Level Range: College Freshman - College Senior
  • 373 Pages | eBook
  • Original Copyright 2015 | Published/Released January 2016
  • This publication's content originally published in print form: 2015

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This work combines best practices and empirical research on social networking and other related technologies. Emphasizing creative and innovative implementation across various disciplines, this publication is a critical reference source for researchers, educators, students, IT managers, and government healthcare agencies concerned with the latest research in the fields of information systems and networks, mobile technology, cybercrime, and multitasking.

Table of Contents

Front Cover.
Title Page.
Copyright Page.
Advances in Human and Social Aspects of Technology (AHSAT) Book Series.
Titles in this Series.
Editorial Advisory Board.
Table of Contents.
Detailed Table of Contents.
The Impact of the Environment on Human Performance.
1: The Environmental and Technological Factors of Multitasking.
2: Blogs' Potentialities in Learning: What Are the Key Variables to Promote Cognitive Empowerment.
3: Assessing the Performance of Decision Support Systems in Military Environment: The 3C Method.
The Use of Mobile Technology in Human Daily Life.
4: Giving Up Smoking Using SMS Messages on your Mobile Phone.
5: Smartphones and Self Broadcasting among College Students in an Age of Social Media.
Information Technologies Characteristics, Improvement and Use.
6: Effects of Display Characteristics on Presence and Emotional Responses of Game Players.
7: Towards Intelligent Window Layout Management: The Role of Mental Map.
8: Modeling Human Behavior to Reduce Navigation Time of Menu Items: Menu Item Prediction Based on Markov Chain.
Relationship between Information Systems and Networks.
9: Developing a Successful Facebook Fan Page Based on Costumers' Needs.
10: Using High-Frequency Interaction Events to Automatically Classify Cognitive Load.
11: How to Become a Cybercriminal? An Explanation of Cybercrime Diffusion.
12: From Relationship to Information: A Study of Twitter and Facebook Usage in Terms of Social Network Size among College Students.
13: Do College Students Benefit from Their Social Media Experience? Social Media Involvement and Its Impact on College Students' Self-Efficacy Perception.
14: What Motivates Online Shoppers to “Like” Brands' Facebook Fan Pages?.
Related References.
Compilation of References.
About the Contributors.