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Development and Effects of Internet Addiction in China

"Internet addiction is a growing social issue in many societies worldwide. With the largest number of Internet users worldwide, China has witnessed the growth of the Internet along with the development and effects of Internet addiction, especially among the young. Originally reported anecdotally in mass media, Internet addiction has become an issue of great public concern after more than 20 years..." – By Qiaolei Jiang

The Role of Road Transportation in the Flood Evacuation Process

"Women as leaders, innovators, and trailblazers in promoting agendas to uplift society is an accepted fact. Worldwide, many have gained recognition and respect for their work in their spheres of advocacy. Nobel Prize–awardees Mother Teresa for charity and Malala Yousafzai for a child’s right to education are but two of the more universally recognizable exemplars of women who have reshaped worldwide advocacy for social upliftment. ..." – By Zenaida Delica-Willison and Adelina Sevilla-Alvarez

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SEPTEMBER 16, 2022

What's New: September 2022

In September 2022, 106 new full articles and 8 revised articles across 22 disciplines have been published on the Oxford Research Encyclopedias platform.

AUGUST 15, 2022

What's New: August 2022

In August 2022, 81 new full articles and 9 revised articles across 23 disciplines have been published on the Oxford Research Encyclopedias platform.

JULY 19, 2022

What's New: July 2022

In July 2022, 79 new full articles and 13 revised articles across 20 disciplines have been published on the Oxford Research Encyclopedias platform.