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Unformatted text preview: The Young and the Digital: What the Migration to Social-network Sites, Games, and Anytime, Anywhere Media Means for your Future Online Description of the Book Watkins, S. Craig. ""May I Have Your Attention?": The Consequences of Anytime, Anywhere." The Young and the Digital: What the Migration to Social-network Sites, Games, and Anytime, Anywhere Media Means for your Future. Boston: Beacon, 2009. 171-91. Print. Summary: The chapter “”May I Have Your Attention?”: The Consequences of Anytime, Anywhere Technology,” in the book, The Young and the Digital , by S. Craig Watkins, gives insight into the distractions of technology. This chapter describes how the allowance of different forms of technology in schools has changed overtime. The author went and talked to several principals and teachers to find out their opinion on their students having different personal media devices on them during class. He discusses the different technologies students are distracted by in high school them during class....
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- English, Attention span, Watkins, S. Craig Watkins, reliable sources. Watkins