JETIREXPLORE- Search Thousands of research papers



Published in:

Volume 8 Issue 2
February-2021
eISSN: 2349-5162

Unique Identifier

JETIR2102150

Page Number

1276-1280

Share This Article


Title

INTERNET ADDICTION AND PERSONALITY TYPES AMONG UNIVERSITY STUDENTS: A CORRELATIONAL STUDY

ISSN

2349-5162

Cite This Article

"INTERNET ADDICTION AND PERSONALITY TYPES AMONG UNIVERSITY STUDENTS: A CORRELATIONAL STUDY", International Journal of Emerging Technologies and Innovative Research (www.jetir.org), ISSN:2349-5162, Vol.8, Issue 2, page no.1276-1280, February-2021, Available :http://www.jetir.org/papers/JETIR2102150.pdf

Abstract

Nowadays Internet Addiction is being seen in most of the students whether they are adolescents or college and university goers; it is also seen that their life activities are being greatly influenced by it. Some personalities are found to be associated with the Internet Addiction e.g. introversion, extroversion, and ambiversion; while some not. The aim of the present study was to find out the correlation between Internet Addiction and Personality types among university going students. Correlational study design was used to conduct the study. Random sampling method was used to collect the data. Total 96 students (48 males & 48 female) were taken as sample from various departments of university. The Internet Addiction Test developed by Young (1998) and Extroversion-Introversion Inventory developed by P.F. Aziz and R. Agnihotry were used to measure internet addiction and personality of the university students, respectively. Product Moment method was used to see the correlation between personality and Internet. Results, thus revealed that there is no significant correlation between personality types and Internet Addiction among university going students

Key Words

Internet Addiction, Students, Personality type.

Cite This Article

"INTERNET ADDICTION AND PERSONALITY TYPES AMONG UNIVERSITY STUDENTS: A CORRELATIONAL STUDY", International Journal of Emerging Technologies and Innovative Research (www.jetir.org | UGC and issn Approved), ISSN:2349-5162, Vol.8, Issue 2, page no. pp1276-1280, February-2021, Available at : http://www.jetir.org/papers/JETIR2102150.pdf

Publication Details

Published Paper ID: JETIR2102150
Registration ID: 306267
Published In: Volume 8 | Issue 2 | Year February-2021
DOI (Digital Object Identifier):
Page No: 1276-1280
ISSN Number: 2349-5162

Download Paper

Preview Article

Download Paper




Cite This Article

"INTERNET ADDICTION AND PERSONALITY TYPES AMONG UNIVERSITY STUDENTS: A CORRELATIONAL STUDY", International Journal of Emerging Technologies and Innovative Research (www.jetir.org | UGC and issn Approved), ISSN:2349-5162, Vol.8, Issue 2, page no. pp1276-1280, February-2021, Available at : http://www.jetir.org/papers/JETIR2102150.pdf




Preview This Article


Downlaod

Click here for Article Preview