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Tech generation : raising balanced kids in a hyper-connected world / Mike Brooks, PH.D. and Jon Lasser, Ph.D..

Brooks, Mike, 1968- (author.).
Book Book ([2018])
Description: xii, 314 pages ; 22cm
Publisher: New York, NY : Oxford University Press, [2018]
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  • ISBN: 9780190665296 (hardcover)
  • ISBN: 0190665297 (hardcover)
Bibliography, etc.:
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents:
Technology in our lives -- Is our technology making us any happier? -- The pull of our screens -- The effects of technology on children and families -- Foundations of the relationship -- Building the relationship -- The green light level : prevention -- The yellow light level : addressing emerging concerns -- The red light level : when strong intervention is necessary -- Parenting, technology, and schooling -- Appendices : family assessment of screen time (FAST) -- Quick-reference guide to strategies for a tech happy life -- FAQs for a tech happy life -- Tech happy life : resources.
Summary:
"Tech Generation: Raising Balanced Kids in a Hyper-Connected World guides parents in teaching their children how to reap the benefits of living in a digital world while also preventing its negative effects. Mike Brooks and Jon Lasser, psychologists with extensive experience working with kids, parents, and teachers, combine cutting-edge research and expertise to create an engaging and helpful guide that emphasizes the importance of the parent-child relationship"-- Provided by publisher.
Citation: Brooks, Mike. "Tech generation : raising balanced kids in a hyper-connected world." New York, NY : Oxford University Press, 2018.

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