Tag Archives: Social Networks

On SAGE Insight: Cyberbullying in WhatsApp classmates’ groups: Evaluation of an intervention program

Article title: Cyberbullying in WhatsApp classmates’ groups: Evaluation of an intervention program implemented in Israeli elementary and middle schools From New Media & Society In recent years, social networking services have become a major platform through which children and adolescents … Continue reading

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On SAGE Insight: The impact of leader‒member exchange on follower performance in light of the larger social network

From Human Relations This article examines the influence of leader‒member exchange on follower job performance in light of the larger social networks in which followers are embedded. Testing multilevel models with data that were gathered using questionnaires from a sample … Continue reading

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If Romeo and Juliet had mobile phones

From Mobile Media & Communication This study looks at how the Mobile Revolution has promoted networked individualism – connectivity that is not bound up in solidary groups. Mobile phones have played a key role in the developed world’s transformation from … Continue reading

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Psychiatrists’ labeling practices may be desensitizing the public

The labeling paradox: Stigma, the sick role, and social networks in mental illness From Journal of Health & Social Behavior Does the growing number of psychiatric disorder diagnoses have an effect on people with mental illnesses? According to this study, … Continue reading

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Trust and social networks facilitate fraud

Anatomy of a Fraud: Trust and Social Networks From Bulletin of Sociological Methodology/Bulletin de Méthodologie Sociologique This article examines the link between trust and social networks with the case study of a fraud – the Santa case. It concerns mainly … Continue reading

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