iDisorder – iGeneration

Resources & References


Articles/Blog Posts

Carrier, L. M., Cheever, N.A., Rosen, L.D., Benitez, S., & Chang, J. (2009). Multitasking Across Generations: Multitasking Choices and Difficulty Ratings in Three Generations of Americans. Computers in Human Behavior, 25 (2), 483-489.

Rosen, L.D. “The Power of ‘Like'” Psychology Today, July 15, 2012

Rosen, L.D. “Words With Friends: Another Stupid Game-or an Obsession” Psychology Today, April 13, 2012.

Rosen, L.D. “Attention Alert: A Study on Distraction Reveals Some Surprises” Psychology Today, April 9, 2012.

Rosen, L.D. “Face the Facts: We are All Headed for an iDisorder” Psychology Today, March 28, 2012.

Rosen, L.D. Facebook: Does it Mean the Same to Everyone?” Psychology Today, November 28, 2011.

Rosen, L.D. “Matrimony in the Age of Facebook.” Psychology Today. July 7, 2011.

Rosen, L.D. “The Amazing Power of ‘Tech Breaks'” Psychology Today. May 16, 2011.

Rosen, L.D. “Is Social Networking Really Social?” The National Psychologist, March 16, 2011.

Rosen, L.D. “Taking a (Virtual) Break: Can You Survive Without Your Technology for 24 Hours? I Doubt it!” Psychology Today. October 11, 2010.

Rosen, L.D., Chang, J., Erwin, L., Carrier, L.M., & Cheever, N.A. (2010). The Relationship between “Textisms” and Formal and Informal Writing Among Young Adults. Communication Research, 37 (3), 420-440.

Rosen, L.D., Cheever, N.A., & Carrier, L.M. (2008). The Association of Parenting Style and Child Age with Parental Limit Setting and Adolescent MySpace Behavior. Journal of Applied Developmental Psychology, 29, 459-471.

Rosen, L.D. Teaching the iGeneration. Educational Leadership, 68 (5), 10-15.

Zur, A. & Zur, O. (2011). Cyberbullying: Definition, Prevalence, Consequences, and Prevention, A guide for parents, teens, health professionals, and educators.

Zur, O. & Zur, A. (2011): On Digital Immigrants and Digital Natives: How the Digital Divide Affects Families, Educational Institutions, and the Workplace. Zur Institute – Online Publication.

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Organizations/Websites on Parenting

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Organizations/Websites for Educators

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Carr, N. (2010). The Shallows: What the Internet is doing to our brains. Norton.

Rosen, L.D. (2012). iDisorder: Understanding Our Obsession With Technology and Overcoming its Hold on Us. Parave Macmillan.

Rosen, L.D. (2010). Rewired: Understanding the iGeneration and the Way They Learn. New York, NY: Palgrave Macmillan.

Rosen, L.D. (2007). Me, MySpace, and I. New York, NY: Palgrave Macmillan.

Rosen, L.D.. TechnoStress: Coping with Technology @Work @Home @Play. Wiley.

Rosen, L.D.. The Mental Health Technology Bible. Wiley.

Salvucci, D. O., & Taatgen, N.A. (2011). The Multitasking Mind. Oxford University Press.

Small, G., & Vorgan, G. (2008). iBrain: Surviving the technological alteration of the modern mind. HarperCollins. New York: NY.

Subrahmanyam, K., & Smahel, D. (2011). Digital Youth: The Role of Media in Development. Springer.

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