Personal information of adolescents on the Internet: A quantitative content analysis of MySpace.

@article{Hinduja2008PersonalIO,
  title={Personal information of adolescents on the Internet: A quantitative content analysis of MySpace.},
  author={S. Hinduja and Justin W. Patchin},
  journal={Journal of adolescence},
  year={2008},
  volume={31 1},
  pages={
          125-46
        }
}
Many youth have recently embraced online social networking sites such as MySpace (myspace.com) to meet their social and relational needs. While manifold benefits stem from participating in such web-based environments, the popular media has been quick to demonize MySpace even though an exponentially small proportion of its users have been victimized due to irresponsible or naive usage of the technology it affords. Major concerns revolve around the possibility of sexual predators and pedophiles… Expand
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