The role of Facebook in romantic relationship development

@article{Fox2013TheRO,
  title={The role of Facebook in romantic relationship development},
  author={Jesse Fox and Kathleen Marie Warber and Dana Makstaller},
  journal={Journal of Social and Personal Relationships},
  year={2013},
  volume={30},
  pages={771 - 794}
}
This study examines the implications of social networking web sites (SNSs) within romantic relationships. Specifically, Knapp’s (1978) stage model of relationships is examined through a new lens wherein the role of SNSs, specifically Facebook, is explored in the escalation stages of romantic relationships (i.e., initiating, experimenting, intensifying, integrating, and bonding). Furthermore, this study sought to discern the interpersonal and social implications of publicly declaring oneself as… 
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