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Human Behavior, Psychology, and Social Interaction in the Digital Era

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The advancement of new technologies has greatly increased the impact of information systems on daily human life. As technology continues to rapidly progress, human-computer interaction is quickly becoming a topic of interest. Human Behavior, Psychology, and Social Interaction in the Digital Era combines best practices and empirical research on social networking and other related technologies. Emphasizing creative and innovative implementation across various disciplines, this publication is a critical reference source for researchers, educators, students, IT managers, and government healthcare agencies concerned with the latest research in the fields of information systems and networks, mobile technology, cybercrime, and multitasking.

Table of Contents

  1. Cover
  2. Title Page
  3. Copyright Page
  4. Book Series
    1. Mission
    2. Coverage
  5. Dedication
  6. Preface
    1. IJTHI
  7. Acknowledgment
  8. Introduction
    1. REFERENCES
  9. Section 1: The Impact of the Environment on Human Performance
    1. Chapter 1: The Environmental and Technological Factors of Multitasking
      1. ABSTRACT
      2. INTRODUCTION
      3. LITERATURE ON MULTITASKING
      4. INDIVIDUAL STORIES BEHIND MULTITASKING ACTIVITIES
      5. IMPLICATIONS AND FUTURE RESEARCH DIRECTIONS
      6. CONCLUSION
      7. REFERENCES
      8. ADDITIONAL READING
      9. KEY TERMS AND DEFINITIONS
    2. Chapter 2: Blogs' Potentialities in Learning
      1. ABSTRACT
      2. INTRODUCTION: BLOGS AS ENVIRONMENTS FOR PERSONALISED LEARNING
      3. TOWARD A CONSCIOUS USE OF BLOGS FOR EDUCATIONAL AIMS
      4. CONCLUSION
      5. REFERENCES
      6. KEY TERMS AND DEFINITIONS
    3. Chapter 3: Assessing the Performance of Decision Support Systems in Military Environment
      1. ABSTRACT
      2. INTRODUCTION
      3. LITERATURE REVIEW
      4. RESEARCH METHOD
      5. DATA ANALYSIS
      6. THE 3C METHOD: COMPLIANCE, CONFORMITY, AND COMPLEMENTARITY AS FIT CRITERIA
      7. MANAGERIAL IMPLICATIONS: TOWARDS A DECISIONAL FIT MODEL
      8. CONCLUSION
      9. REFERENCES
      10. KEY TERMS AND DEFINITIONS
      11. ENDNOTE
      12. APPENDIX: THE CODING STRUCTURE
  10. Section 2: The Use of Mobile Technology in Human Daily Life
    1. Chapter 4: Giving Up Smoking Using SMS Messages on your Mobile Phone
      1. ABSTRACT
      2. INTRODUCTION
      3. CONCEPTUAL FRAMEWORK
      4. METHODOLOGY
      5. STATISTICAL ANALYSES AND RESULTS
      6. COMPARISON OF RELATIONSHIPS BETWEEN VARIABLES IN THE SUBSAMPLES
      7. CONTRIBUTIONS, MANAGERIAL IMPLICATIONS, LIMITATIONS, AND AVENUES FOR FUTURE RESEARCH
      8. CONCLUSION
      9. ACKNOWLEDGMENT
      10. REFERENCES
      11. KEY TERMS AND DEFINITIONS
      12. APPENDIX
    2. Chapter 5: Smartphones and Self-Broadcasting among College Students in an Age of Social Media
      1. ABSTRACT
      2. INTRODUCTION
      3. MOTIVATION AND NETWORK EXTERNALITIES
      4. RESEARCH METHOD
      5. RESULTS
      6. PREDICTORS OF SELF-BROADCASTING
      7. DISCUSSION AND IMPLICATIONS
      8. ACKNOWLEDGMENT
      9. REFERENCES
      10. ADDITIONAL READING
      11. KEY TERMS AND DEFINITIONS
      12. APPENDIX
  11. Section 3: Information Technologies Characteristics, Improvement and Use
    1. Chapter 6: Effects of Display Characteristics on Presence and Emotional Responses of Game Players
      1. ABSTRACT
      2. INTRODUCTION
      3. BACKGROUND
      4. EXPERIMENT
      5. RESULTS
      6. DISCUSSION
      7. FUTURE WORK
      8. ACKNOWLEDGMENT
      9. REFERENCES
      10. ADDITIONAL READING
      11. KEY TERMS AND DEFINITIONS
    2. Chapter 7: Towards Intelligent Window Layout Management
      1. ABSTRACT
      2. INTRODUCTION
      3. RELATED WORK
      4. ASPECTS AFFECTING WINDOW LAYOUT
      5. MULTI-OBJECTIVE OPTIMIZATION (MOO)
      6. AUTOMATIC WINDOW LAYOUT BASED ON GENETIC MOO ALGORITHM
      7. CONCLUSION AND FUTURE WORK
      8. REFERENCES
      9. KEY TERMS AND DEFINITIONS
    3. Chapter 8: Modeling Human Behavior to Reduce Navigation Time of Menu Items
      1. ABSTRACT
      2. INTRODUCTION
      3. MARKOV CHAIN MODELS FOR MENU ITEM PREDICTION
      4. EXPERIMENTS
      5. FUTURE RESEARCH DIRECTIONS
      6. CONCLUSION
      7. REFERENCES
      8. KEY TERMS AND DEFINITIONS
  12. Section 4: Relationship between Information Systems and Networks
    1. Chapter 9: Developing a Successful Facebook Fan Page Based on Costumers' Needs
      1. ABSTRACT
      2. INTRODUCTION
      3. LITERATURE REVIEW
      4. METHODOLOGY
      5. RESULTS
      6. DISCUSSION AND IMPLICATIONS
      7. CONCLUSION
      8. LIMITATIONS AND FUTURE RESEARCH
      9. REFERENCES
      10. KEY TERMS AND DEFINITIONS
    2. Chapter 10: Using High-Frequency Interaction Events to Automatically Classify Cognitive Load
      1. ABSTRACT
      2. INTRODUCTION
      3. BACKGROUND
      4. RESEARCH METHODS
      5. RESULTS
      6. DISCUSSION AND CONCLUSION
      7. FUTURE WORK
      8. ACKNOWLEDGMENT
      9. REFERENCES
      10. ADDITIONAL READING
      11. KEY TERMS AND DEFINITIONS
    3. Chapter 11: How to Become a Cybercriminal?
      1. ABSTRACT
      2. INTRODUCTION
      3. CYBERCRIME VS. HACKING
      4. CONCEPTUAL MODEL AND METHODOLOGY
      5. VALIDITY THREATS
      6. FROM YOUNG HACKERS TO CRACKERS
      7. LOW BARRIERS TO ENTRY
      8. KNOWLEDGE DIFFUSION AND INNOVATION
      9. FITTING USERS’ NEEDS
      10. RELATIVE ADVANTAGES OVER TRADITIONAL CRIME
      11. CONCLUSION
      12. ACKNOWLEDGEMENT
      13. REFERENCES
      14. KEY TERMS AND DEFINITIONS
    4. Chapter 12: From Relationship to Information
      1. ABSTRACT
      2. INTRODUCTION
      3. BACKGROUND
      4. METHOD
      5. RESULTS
      6. DISCUSSIONS
      7. CONCLUSIONS
      8. REFERENCES
      9. KEY TERMS AND DEFINITIONS
    5. Chapter 13: Do College Students Benefit from Their Social Media Experience?
      1. ABSTRACT
      2. INTRODUCTION
      3. REVIEW OF LITERATURE
      4. HYPOTHESES, RESEARCH QUESTIONS AND THE RESEARCH MODEL
      5. METHODS
      6. FINDINGS
      7. DISCUSSION
      8. REFERENCES
      9. KEY TERMS AND DEFINITIONS
      10. APPENDIX
    6. Chapter 14: What Motivates Online Shoppers to “Like” Brands' Facebook Fan Pages?
      1. ABSTRACT
      2. INTRODUCTION
      3. LITERATURE REVIEW
      4. THEORETICAL FRAMEWORK
      5. RESEARCH METHOD
      6. RESULTS
      7. DISCUSSION
      8. IMPLICATIONS TO MARKETERS
      9. LIMITATIONS AND SUGGESTIONS FOR FUTURE RESEARCH
      10. REFERENCES
      11. KEY TERMS AND DEFINITIONS
  13. Related References
  14. Compilation of References
  15. About the Contributors