Facebook and Romantic Relationships: Intimacy and Couple Satisfaction Associated with Online Social Network Use

@article{Hand2013FacebookAR,
  title={Facebook and Romantic Relationships: Intimacy and Couple Satisfaction Associated with Online Social Network Use},
  author={M. M. Hand and D. Thomas and W. Buboltz and E. Deemer and Munkhsanaa Buyanjargal},
  journal={Cyberpsychology, behavior and social networking},
  year={2013},
  volume={16 1},
  pages={
          8-13
        }
}
  • M. M. Hand, D. Thomas, +2 authors Munkhsanaa Buyanjargal
  • Published 2013
  • Psychology, Computer Science, Medicine
  • Cyberpsychology, behavior and social networking
  • Online social networks, such as Facebook, have gained immense popularity and potentially affect the way people build and maintain interpersonal relationships. The present study sought to examine time spent on online social networks, as it relates to intimacy and relationship satisfaction experienced in romantic relationships. Results did not find relationships between an individual's usage of online social networks and his/her perception of relationship satisfaction and intimacy. However, the… CONTINUE READING
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