TED Blog | New TED ebook warns of the demise of guys: Have boys bottomed out? A new TED Book says yes. The culprit: the rampant overuse of video games and online porn.
In their provocative ebook The Demise of Guys: Why Boys Are Struggling and What We Can Do About It, celebrated psychologist Philip G. Zimbardo and Nikita Duncan say that an addiction to video games and online porn have created a generation of shy, socially awkward, emotionally removed, and risk-adverse young men who are unable (and unwilling) to navigate the complexities and risks inherent to real-life relationships, school, and employment.
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