An Investigation of the Factors that Predict an Internet User's Perception of Anonymity on the Web

@inproceedings{Devaraj2015AnIO,
  title={An Investigation of the Factors that Predict an Internet User's Perception of Anonymity on the Web},
  author={S. Devaraj and M. Alfred and K. Madathil and A. Gramopadhye},
  booktitle={HCI},
  year={2015}
}
The growth of the Internet as a means of communication has sparked a need for researchers to investigate the issues surrounding different social behaviors associated with Internet use. Of particular interest is the importance of a user's perception of anonymity. The independent variables for the study were demographic information, social networking habits and prior negative experience. The dependent variable for this study was perception of online anonymity. Data for this analysis were taken… Expand
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