Antecedents of an experienced sense of virtual community

  title={Antecedents of an experienced sense of virtual community},
  author={Lisbeth Tonteri and Miia Kosonen and Hanna-Kaisa Ellonen and Anssi Tarkiainen},
  journal={Computers in Human Behavior},
0747-5632/$ see front matter 2011 Elsevier Ltd. A doi:10.1016/j.chb.2011.06.018 ⇑ Corresponding author. Tel.: +358 40 480 9428; fa E-mail addresses: (L. (M. Kosonen), (H.-K. Ellone Tarkiainen). 1 Fax: +358 5 621 7299. Sense of virtual community (SOVC) reflects the feeling that individual members have of belonging to an online social group. Yet there is a lack of investigation focusing on its individual-level antecedents. We argue that in… CONTINUE READING
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