Mobile phone dependency and selfesteem among adolescents

Rai, Anshya and Kamath, Rajesh and Kamath, Lakshmi and D’Souza, Brayal Carry (2019) Mobile phone dependency and selfesteem among adolescents. International Journal of Mechanical Engineering and Technology, 10 (2). pp. 340-350. ISSN 0976-6340

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Abstract

The aim of the study is to find out relationship between mobile dependency and self-esteem among adolescents. It was hypothesized that there is no significant relationship between mobile dependency and self-esteem among adolescents. The population that was selected for the study was adolescents from various institutions in Karkala and Mangalore region. A sample size consisted of 200 adolescents within the age range of 16 to 24 years; both male and female were taken for the study. The Mobile Dependency Scale and Rosenberg Self-esteem Scale were used. One way ANOVA and Quartile deviation were calculated. A result reveals that there is no significant difference between mobile dependency and self-esteem among adolescents.

Item Type: Article
Uncontrolled Keywords: Mobile dependency; self-esteem and adolescents.
Subjects: Departments at MU > Public Health
Depositing User: KMC Library
Date Deposited: 19 Mar 2019 06:27
Last Modified: 19 Mar 2019 06:27
URI: http://eprints.manipal.edu/id/eprint/153479

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