Self-Presentation 2.0: Narcissism and Self-Esteem on Facebook

  title={Self-Presentation 2.0: Narcissism and Self-Esteem on Facebook},
  author={Soraya Mehdizadeh},
  journal={Cyberpsychology, behavior and social networking},
  volume={13 4},
  • Soraya Mehdizadeh
  • Published 2010
  • Psychology, Computer Science, Medicine
  • Cyberpsychology, behavior and social networking
Online social networking sites have revealed an entirely new method of self-presentation. This cyber social tool provides a new site of analysis to examine personality and identity. The current study examines how narcissism and self-esteem are manifested on the social networking Web site . Self-esteem and narcissistic personality self-reports were collected from 100 Facebook users at York University. Participant Web pages were also coded based on self-promotional content features… Expand
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