Video Game Addiction in Children and Teenagers in Taiwan

  title={Video Game Addiction in Children and Teenagers in Taiwan},
  author={Shao-I Chiu and Jie-Zhi Lee and Der-Hsiang Huang},
  journal={Cyberpsychology \& behavior : the impact of the Internet, multimedia and virtual reality on behavior and society},
  volume={7 5},
Video game addiction in children and teenagers in Taiwan is associated with levels of animosity, social skills, and academic achievement. This study suggests that video game addiction can be statistically predicted on measures of hostility, and a group with high video game addiction has more hostility than others. Both gender and video game addiction are negatively associated with academic achievement. Family function, sensation seeking, gender, and boredom have statistically positive… 

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