Effect of the Frustration of Psychological Needs on Addictive Behaviors in Mobile Videogamers—The Mediating Role of Use Expectancies and Time Spent Gaming

Andrés Chamarro, Ursula Oberst, Ramón Cladellas, Héctor Fuster

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Original languageEnglish
Article number17(17)
Pages (from-to)6429
JournalInternational Journal of Environmental Research and Public Health
Issue number17
Publication statusPublished - 3 Sep 2020


  • videogames
  • smartphone
  • mobile gaming
  • casual videogames
  • addiction
  • self-determination theory
  • need frustration

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