Comparison of Attachments in Real-World and Virtual-World Relationships.


OBJECTIVE The burgeoning of online social networks raises questions about the quality and value of these interpersonal relationships. The present study employed an established measure of attachment security to compare the nature of individuals' attachments in virtual-world relationships with those in real-world relationships and also examined the relative… (More)
DOI: 10.1080/00332747.2015.1092854

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@article{Quackenbush2015ComparisonOA, title={Comparison of Attachments in Real-World and Virtual-World Relationships.}, author={Debra M Quackenbush and Jon G Allen and J Christopher Fowler}, journal={Psychiatry}, year={2015}, volume={78 4}, pages={317-27} }