The Narcissistic Millennial Generation: A Study of Personality Traits and Online Behavior on Facebook

  title={The Narcissistic Millennial Generation: A Study of Personality Traits and Online Behavior on Facebook},
  author={Julia Brailovskaia and Hans W. Bierhoff},
  journal={Journal of Adult Development},
The aim of the present study was to investigate differences between late (born: 1991–2000) and early (born: 1977–1990) Millennials regarding the personality traits narcissism, sensation seeking, self-esteem, and Facebook use. Furthermore, we investigated the relationship between personality traits and Facebook use, in both groups. Data of 254 Millennial Facebook users were collected. Results of regression discontinuity analyses including age as covariate indicate that late Millennials on… Expand
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