The Relationship between Loneliness and Depression : Mediation Role of Internet Addiction

  title={The Relationship between Loneliness and Depression : Mediation Role of Internet Addiction},
  author={Yasin Demir and Mustafa Kutlu},
The aim of this study is to examine the mediation role of internet addiction in the relationship between loneliness and depression. 452 university students (241 women, 211 men) ranging in age from 17 to 31 and who are receiving education in different faculties at Firat University in Turkey participated in the study. UCLA Loneliness Scale, Young Internet Addiction Test Short Form, and Indication Scanning List was applied to the participants. The data were analyzed with correlation, regression… CONTINUE READING
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