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dc.contributor.authorRomo Avilés, María Nuria 
dc.contributor.authorGarcía Carpintero, María Ángeles
dc.contributor.authorPavón-Benítez, Laura
dc.identifier.citationNuria Romo-Avilés, María Ángeles García-Carpintero & Laura Pavón-Benítez (2020) Not without my mobile phone: alcohol binge drinking, gender violence and technology in the Spanish culture of intoxication, Drugs: Education, Prevention and Policy, 27:2, 154-164, [DOI: 10.1080/09687637.2019.1585759]es_ES
dc.description.abstractThe practice of binge drinking has in recent decades consolidated what is known as the ‘culture of intoxication’ among the young people of Spain. This has coincided with the increase in the use of mobile-phone technology and of social networks within the night-time economy. Our main aim is to explore these new, potentially risky uses and violent behaviours, through an analysis of the discourses of the young people involved. This is a qualitative study with in-depth interviews (n = 24) of young people between the ages of sixteen and twenty-two, resident in two cities in the south of Spain: Granada and Seville. Findings: our results show that gender violence is present in the contexts where alcohol is consumed intensively and is related to the use of the mobile phone in interpersonal or couple relationships. This violence is practiced mainly against the women, who suffer sexual harassment and violation of their public image through information and communication technologies. Our data show that prevention should consider the new vulnerabilities that are generated out of the problematic association between technology and alcohol, using innovative strategies that are adapted to the new patterns of youth behaviour.es_ES
dc.description.sponsorshipThis work was supported by Ministry of Industry, Economy and Competitiveness, State Research Agency, State Plan for Scientific Research and Innovation Technique, 2016-2019 (Reference FEM2016-77116-C2-1-R, MINECO / FEDER, EU).es_ES
dc.publisherTaylor & Francises_ES
dc.rightsAtribución-NoComercial-SinDerivadas 3.0 España*
dc.subjectIntoxication culturees_ES
dc.subjectGender violencees_ES
dc.subjectYoung peoplees_ES
dc.subjectTechnology es_ES
dc.subjectNight-time economyes_ES
dc.titleNot without my mobile phone: alcohol binge drinking, gender violence and technology in the Spanish culture of intoxicationes_ES

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