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Psychological effects of Facebook use : links between intensity of Facebook use, envy, loneliness and FoMO

@inproceedings{Varga2016PsychologicalEO,
  title={Psychological effects of Facebook use : links between intensity of Facebook use, envy, loneliness and FoMO},
  author={Enikő Varga},
  year={2016}
}
  • Enikő Varga
  • Published 2016
  • Psychology
  • The aim of the present research was to investigate the relationship between intensity of Facebook use, envy, loneliness and FoMO. Eighty-six participants (44 males and 42 females) were collected from the population of Facebook users through snowball sampling. The study used a quantitative method with correlational design to test the hypotheses. Five measures were used to create an online survey, including a demographic questionnaire, the UCLA Loneliness scale, the Fear of Missing Out (FoMO… CONTINUE READING
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