Interpersonal Communications of Parents and Adolescents in Tangerang to Overcome Mobile Legend Game Online Addictions
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- game; online; communication; interpersonal; family
Mobile Legend is an online game favored by adolescents, they like this game to relieve stress. If it is overplayed the players will be addicted like they don’t care about the people around them. This was experienced by Faculty of Communication Sciences students. Parents' role is needed through interpersonal communication to overcome these addictive behaviors. Objective of the Study is 1) to find out about interpersonal communication appliated between parents with students at FIKOM-UBL to overcome Mobile Legend addiction; 2). to find out the interpersonal communication of parents with students of the in overcome Mobile Legend addiction; 2.) To find out the barriers to interpersonal communication; 3). To find out a solution to overcome the obstacles of interpersonal communication between parents and students in overcome Mobile Legend addiction. Review of literature is related to interpersonal communication concept, game online and addiction behavior. Research methodology is case study, this research uses qualitative approach. Research finding is 1). Fikom students are addicted to mobile legend, indicated by playing game from night to morning, lazy to go to college, do not like face to face interactions, decreased social skills; 2). Parents try to hear the reason and explanation of the informant, also give advice; 3). Barriers to interpersonal communication, parents sometimes use their perspectives and ways of thinking; 4). Communication barriers are overcome by a sense of empathy from parents to informants.
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TY - CONF AU - Shinta Kristanty AU - Dini Maryani Sunarya PY - 2019/08 DA - 2019/08 TI - Interpersonal Communications of Parents and Adolescents in Tangerang to Overcome Mobile Legend Game Online Addictions BT - Proceedings of the First International Conference on Administration Science (ICAS 2019) PB - Atlantis Press SP - 517 EP - 519 SN - 2352-5398 UR - https://doi.org/10.2991/icas-19.2019.106 DO - 10.2991/icas-19.2019.106 ID - Kristanty2019/08 ER -