Corpus ID: 14584928

Some Observations on Internet Addiction Disorder Research

@article{Chebbi2000SomeOO,
  title={Some Observations on Internet Addiction Disorder Research},
  author={Prasanna Chebbi and Kai S. Koong and Lai C. Liu and Robert Rottman},
  journal={J. Inf. Syst. Educ.},
  year={2000},
  volume={11},
  pages={97-104}
}
Internet addiction is a contemporary problem brought about by easy access to computers and online information. Individuals addicted to the Internet can develop many types of disorders. In extreme cases, persons addicted to the Internet may be destructive to themselves, their families, and their place of employment. Corporate executives need to have a better understanding of Internet addiction because employees with Internet addiction can be highly counterproductive as well as cause other legal… Expand
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