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Emotional and cognitive interpersonal processes associated with online social networking
thesisposted on 2016-08-01, 00:00 authored by Richelle MayshakRichelle Mayshak
This thesis explored the use of social networking sites (SNSs) from social and cognitive psychological perspectives. It focused on the interpersonal processes associated with interacting with emotionally negative SNS posts, and found that impression management, trait empathy, mood, and cognitive function all impact the ways in which people interact online.
Paginationix, 183 pages : figures, tables, some coloured, appendices