Mobile

Subject: A phubbing phenomenon - its predictors and consequences in a cross-cultural perspective

The subject matter of the present project is linked to a current social phenomenon of interest to social media psychology. The analyses are focused on phubbing, a new phenomenon defined as looking at the smartphone during a conversation with another person. The aim of the project is twofold. Firstly, it is to determine the role of country indices and personal characteristics in phubbing. Secondly, it is to verify the prevalence of phubbing in different countries.

We have just started collecting data in:

Poland

Israel

France

Italy

Taiwan

India

Belgium

Brasilia

the Netherlands

Turkey

Romania

China

UK

Slovakia

Ukraine

Lithuania

Finland

Serbia

Hong Kong

Tunisia

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We intend to publish the effect of the project in the form of articles published in the international journals with impact factor. We can offer you a co-authorship. If you have any questions, please don’t hesitate to contact us.

 

We welcome your collaboration!