Self-disclosure at social networking sites: An exploration through relational capitals

@article{Chen2013SelfdisclosureAS,
  title={Self-disclosure at social networking sites: An exploration through relational capitals},
  author={Rui Chen and Sushil K. Sharma},
  journal={Information Systems Frontiers},
  year={2013},
  volume={15},
  pages={269-278}
}
In this research the authors examine member self-disclosure phenomenon at social networking sites. Self-disclosure enables member interactions, service customizations, and digital content generation and hence self-disclosure is imperative to the success of social networking sites. Drawing upon Social Capital Theory, we develop a succinct research model that examines the role of relational capitals in member disclosure behavior. This model also investigates the intricate relationships among… CONTINUE READING

Similar Papers

Citations

Publications citing this paper.
SHOWING 1-10 OF 19 CITATIONS

Implications of social media networks on information security risks

VIEW 4 EXCERPTS
CITES METHODS & BACKGROUND
HIGHLY INFLUENCED

References

Publications referenced by this paper.
SHOWING 1-10 OF 66 REFERENCES

Effects of System Characteristics on Users' Self-Disclosure in Social Networking Sites

  • 2010 Seventh International Conference on Information Technology: New Generations
  • 2010
VIEW 4 EXCERPTS
HIGHLY INFLUENTIAL

Young scholars network on privacy and web 2.0,

S. Trepte, L. Reinecke
  • German Research Foundation,
  • 2010
VIEW 1 EXCERPT
HIGHLY INFLUENTIAL

Issues and Opinion on Structural Equation Modeling

  • MIS Quarterly
  • 1998
VIEW 3 EXCERPTS
HIGHLY INFLUENTIAL