The Benefits of Facebook "Friends": Social capital and college students' use of online social network sites

Nicole B. Ellison
Charles Steinfield
Cliff Lampe

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APA Citation

Ellison, N. B., Steinfield, C., & Lampe, C. (2007). The benefits of Facebook "friends:" Social capital and college students' use of online social network sites. Journal of Computer-Mediated Communication, 12(4), article 1.

About the Study

Links to Article https://scholar.google.com/scholar?hl=en&as_sdt=0%2C50&q=Ellison%2C+N.+B.%2C+Steinfield%2C+C.%2C+%26+Lampe%2C+C.+%282007%29.+The+benefits+of+Facebook+%22friends%3A%22+Social+capital+and+college+students%27+use+of+online+social+network+sites.+Journal+of+Computer-Mediated+Communication%2C+12%284%29%2C+article+1.&btnG=
https://doi.org/10.1111/j.1083-6101.2007.00367.x
Mode Technology-enhanced
Publication Type Journal Article
In Publication Journal of Computer-Mediated Communication
Type of Research Quantitative
Research Design Survey research (qualitative or quantitative)
Intervention/Areas of Study
Level of Analysis Student-level
Specific Populations Examined Undergraduates
Peer-Reviewed Yes
Specific Institutional Characteristics of Interest Bachelors-granting
Specific Course or Program Characteristics
Outcome Variables of Interest Other
Student Sample Size 500 +
Citing Articles https://scholar.google.com/scholar?cites=14501114786635490284&as_sdt=5,50&sciodt=0,50&hl=en


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