Today’s highly interesting read (09/06/18): The Higher Tech Gets, the Ruder We Get

Today’s read is from a This Just In favorite, Tom Purcell.

The era of smartphones and social media – the era of nasty tweets and Facebook insults – is making rudeness, reports Psychology Today, “our new normal.”

The magazine cites research, published in the journal Computers in Human Behavior, that finds technology-enabled anonymity and “a lack of eye contact” are chief contributors to our growing incivility.

Read his entire piece here.

One thought on “Today’s highly interesting read (09/06/18): The Higher Tech Gets, the Ruder We Get

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