Time is a network good
作者: Cristobal YoungJulia L Melin
作者单位: 1Department of Sociology, Stanford University, 450 Serra Mall, Building 120, Room 160, Stanford, CA 94305, USA
刊名: Current Opinion in Psychology, 2019, Vol.26 , pp.23-27
来源数据库: Elsevier Journal
DOI: 10.1016/j.copsyc.2018.03.009
原始语种摘要: Time is a network good: the value of time depends on whether others also have it. We can deepen our understanding of time from a comparison with other network goods like personal computers, Facebook, and communications technology that derive their value from widely shared usage. We review recent research on the importance of collective social time with family and friends, and the role that temporal coordination plays in enhancing community ties and subjective well-being. The standard workweek is one of the most taken-for-granted institutions that creates effortless social coordination of time. The weekend provides people with collective time off that facilitates social interaction and leads to remarkable gains in emotional well-being. A breakdown in the temporal coordination of the...
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  • workweek 工作周
  • importance 重要性
  • network 网络
  • usage 使用率
  • coordination 配位
  • social 群居的
  • subjective 舟的
  • standard 标准
  • temporal 现世的
  • research