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Journal of Modern Foreign Psychology

Publisher: Moscow State University of Psychology and Education

ISSN (online): 2304-4977

DOI: https://doi.org/10.17759/jmfp

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Social networks user: current research 3477

Agadullina E.R., PhD in Psychology, Associate Professor, Department of Psychology, National Research University Higher School of Economics, Moscow, Russia, eagadullina@hse.ru
Abstract
The purpose of this article is to review current research studies focusing on the users of Facebook and their behaviors in social networks. This review is organized into two sections: 1) social-demographic characteristics (Age, Gender, Nationality); 2) personality characteristics (Neuroticism, Extraversion, Openness-to-Experience, Agreeableness, Conscientiousness, Narcissism, Self-esteem). The results showed that the information in the personal profile and online behavior are strongly connected with socio-demographic and personality characteristics

Keywords: social networks, Facebook, five-factor model of personality, narcissism, self-esteem

Column: Social psychology

DOI: https://doi.org/10.17759/jmfp.2015040305

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