Dr. Larry Rosen
Dr. Rosen is Professor Emeritus and Past Chair of the Psychology Department at California State University, Dominguez Hills. He is a research psychologist, computer educator, keynote speaker and is recognized as an international expert in the “Psychology of Technology.” His new book, The Distracted Mind: Ancient Brains in a High-Tech World (written with Adam Gazzaley, MD, Ph.D.), comes out in Fall 2016 with MIT Press. See Dr. Rosen on The Daily Show being interviewed about Google Glass.
The Wiley Handbook of Psychology, Technology and Society (edited by Dr. Larry Rosen, Dr. Nancy Cheever and Dr. Mark Carrier) provides a thoughtful and evidence-driven examination of contemporary technology’s impact on society and human behavior. The Handbook includes contributions from an international array of experts in the field; features comprehensive coverage of hot button issues in the psychology of technology, such as social networking, Internet addiction and dependency, Internet credibility, multitasking, impression management, and audience reactions to media; reaches beyond the more established study of psychology and the Internet, to include varied analysis of a range of technologies, including video games, smart phones, tablet computing, etc. and provides analysis of the latest research on generational differences, Internet literacy, cyberbullying, sexting, Internet and cell phone dependency, and online risky behavior