The Impact of Psychoinformatics on Internet Addiction

  • Christian Montag
  • Martin Reuter
  • Alexander Markowetz
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Part of the Studies in Neuroscience, Psychology and Behavioral Economics book series (SNPBE)

Abstract

Psychoinformatics refers to the new collaboration between the disciplines computer science and psychology to study psychological phenotypes by means of data mining. The present chapter gives an overview of how Psychoinformatics can aid research and therapy in the context of Internet addiction.

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Authors and Affiliations

  • Christian Montag
    • 1
  • Martin Reuter
    • 2
    • 4
  • Alexander Markowetz
    • 3
  1. 1.Department of PsychologyUniversity of UlmUlmGermany
  2. 2.Center for Economics and NeuroscienceUniversity of BonnBonnGermany
  3. 3.Department for InformaticsUniversity of BonnBonnGermany
  4. 4.Department of PsychologyUniversity of BonnBonnGermany

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