A Short Summary of Neuroscientific Findings on Internet Addiction

Christian Montag, Eilish Duke, Martin Reuter

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Neuroscientific approaches to the understanding of Internet addiction have broadened our knowledge on the biological basis related to the overuse of the Internet. The present chapter lends a short introduction to this area. Moreover, it integrates and summarizes the most important findings of this research field.
Original languageEnglish
Title of host publicationInternet Addiction
Subtitle of host publicationNeuroscientific Approaches and Therapeutical Implications Including Smartphone Addiction
EditorsChristian Montag, Martin Reuter
PublisherSpringer, Cham
Number of pages10
ISBN (Electronic)9783319462769
ISBN (Print)9783319462752, 9783319834825
Publication statusPublished - 4 Apr 2017
Externally publishedYes

Publication series

NameStudies in Neuroscience, Psychology and Behavioral Economics
PublisherSpringer Cham
ISSN (Print)2196-6605
ISSN (Electronic)2196-6613


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