Title:ROLE OF INTERNET ON YOUTH
Author:SUPRITHA BHANDARY, ASSISTANT PROFESSOR M.L.DahanukarCollege of Commerce
Keywords:Internet, Advantages,E-commerce, Positive impact, Negative Impact
Abstract:Most of the people around the world are using internet. The countries with largest number of internet users include china, United States and India. Youth who use internet effectively can contribute a lot to self, family and to community.Internet is a more interactive medium of mass media and it changes the world in many aspects. Youth are the most important group in society because they would be building the future society. Internet will be the basis for personal, economic, and political advancement. The popular name for the Internet is the information superhighway. Whether you want to find the latest financial news, browse through library catalogues, exchange information with colleagues, or join in a lively political debate, the Internet is the tool that will take you beyond telephones, faxes, and isolated computers to a burgeoning networked information frontier. But if it is used ineffectively then it has its own adverse effect. This research paper discusses purpose of internet, how the youth is using the internet in learning things, its positive impact, its negative impact and solutions for mitigating the risks.