Gender Differences and Related Factors Affecting Online Gaming Addiction Among Taiwanese Adolescents

@article{Ko2005GenderDA,
  title={Gender Differences and Related Factors Affecting Online Gaming Addiction Among Taiwanese Adolescents},
  author={C. Ko and J. Yen and Cheng‐Chung Chen and Sue-Huei Chen and C. Yen},
  journal={The Journal of Nervous and Mental Disease},
  year={2005},
  volume={193},
  pages={273-277}
}
  • C. Ko, J. Yen, +2 authors C. Yen
  • Published 2005
  • Psychology, Medicine
  • The Journal of Nervous and Mental Disease
The aim of this study was to evaluate the extent to which gender and other factors predict the severity of online gaming addiction among Taiwanese adolescents. A total of 395 junior high school students were recruited for evaluation of their experiences playing online games. Severity of addiction, behavioral characteristics, number of stressors, and level of satisfaction with daily life were compared between males and females who had previously played online games. Multiple regression analysis… Expand
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