Computer mediated communication online dating
This is the first collection of readings on computer-mediated communication focusing exclusively on interpersonal interactions.
Examining messages exchanged via email, twitter, Facebook, websites, and blogs, the authors analyze communication issues of ongoing importance in relationships including deception, disclosure, identity, influence, perception, privacy, sexual fidelity, and social support.
Clearly, the features of online dating have both costs and benefits.
So, how do you make the most of your dating experience online? Access - Having choices is wonderful, but keep them manageable.
Also, some of the cues and features that build attraction (like touching) cannot be accomplished through a computer.
She previously served as a tenured faculty member at the Universities of Florida and Memphis.Her research appears in over 50 essays published in scholarly journals and edited volumes, including Computers in Human Behavior, Communication Education, Health Communication, and Journal of Family Communication.