Proceedings of the 15th International Symposium on Management (INSYMA 2018)

Developing a causal model of game addiction and stealing behavior among undergraduate students

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Thitiwat Numkhan, Waiphot Kulachai
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Available Online March 2018.
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https://doi.org/10.2991/insyma-18.2018.3How to use a DOI?
Keywords
stealing behavior, affecting game addiction, family relationship, social environment
Abstract

The objectives of this study were to examine game addiction and stealing behavior, factors affecting game addiction, and factors affecting stealing behavior among undergraduate students. The samples of this study were 340 undergraduate students from 3 universities, Burapha University, Rajamangala University of Technology Tawan-ok, and Kasetsart University Sriracha Campus. The questionnaire was employed to collect the data. The collected data were analyzed using structural equation modeling technique. The results indicated that game addiction had a positive effect on stealing behavior. The most important factor affecting game addiction was friend influence followed by family relationship, and social environment respectively. Then, discussion and implication for related stakeholders were discussed.

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Volume Title
Proceedings of the 15th International Symposium on Management (INSYMA 2018)
Series
Advances in Social Science, Education and Humanities Research
Publication Date
March 2018
ISBN
978-94-6252-475-0
ISSN
2352-5398
DOI
https://doi.org/10.2991/insyma-18.2018.3How to use a DOI?
Copyright
© 2018, the Authors. Published by Atlantis Press.
Open Access
This is an open access article distributed under the CC BY-NC license (http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc/4.0/).

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