Prof. Azy Barak

Department of Counseling and Human Development

University of Haifa

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References Related to the Internet & Psychology

Online Dating and Romance

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Cali, B. E., Coleman, J. M., & Campbell, C. (2013). Stranger danger? Women’s self-protection intent and the continuing stigma of online dating. CyberPsychology, Behavior, and Social Networking, 16, 853-857.

Carpenter, C. J., & Spottswood, E. L. (2013). Exploring romantic relationships on social networking sites using the self-expansion model. Computers in Human Behavior, 29, 1531-1537.

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Clayton, R. B., Nagurney, A., & Smith, J. R. (2013). Cheating, breakup, and divorce: Is Facebook use to blame? CyberPsychology, Behavior, and Social Networking, 16, 717-720.

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Couch, D., & Liamputtong, P. (2008). Online dating and mating: The use of the Internet to meet sexual partners. Qualitative Health Research, 18, 268-279.

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Craft, A. J. (2012). Love 2.0: A quantitative exploration of sex and relationships in the virtual world second life. Archives of Sexual Behavior, 41, 939-947.

Crowson, M., & Goulding, A. (2013). Virtually homosexual: Technoromanticism, demarginalisation and identity formation among homosexual males. Computers in Human Behavior, 29, 31-39.

Couch, D., Liamputtong, P., & Pitts, M. (2012). What are the real and perceived risks and dangers of online dating? Perspectives from online daters. Health, Risk & Society, 14, 697-714.

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Davis, M., Hart, G., Bolding, G., Sherr, L., & Elford, J. (2006). E-dating, identity and HIV prevention: Theorising sexualities, risk and network society. Sociology of Health & Illness, 28, 457-478.

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Dong, Q., Urista, M. A., & Gundrum, D. (2008). The impact of emotional intelligence, self-esteem, and self-image on romantic communication over MySpace. CyberPsychology & Behavior, 11, 577-578.

Donn, J. E., & Sherman, R. C. (2002). Attitudes and practices regarding the formation of romantic relationships on the Internet. CyberPsychology & Behavior, 5, 107-123.

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Draucker, C. B., & Martsolf, D. S. (2012). The role of electronic communication technology in adolescent dating violence. Journal of Child and Adolescent Psychiatric Nursing, 23, 133-142.

Elias-Lambert, N., & Black, B. (2012). Love is not abuse (LINA). Journal of Technology in Human Services, 30, 49-56.

Ellison, N., Heino, R., & Gibbs, J. (2006). Managing impressions online: Self-presentation processes in the online dating environment. Journal of Computer-Mediated Communication, 11, 415-441.

Elphinston, R. A., & Noller, P. (2011). Time to face it! Facebook intrusion and the implications for romantic jealousy and relationship satisfaction. CyberPsychology, Behavior, and Social Networking, 14, 631-635.

Farr, D. (2011). Online women-seeking-women personal ads and the deployment of “tomboy” identities. Journal of Lesbian Studies, 15, 493-506.

Farrer, J., & Gavin, J. (2009). Online dating in Japan: A test of social information processing theory. CyberPsychology & Behavior, 12, 407-412.

Feliciano, C., Robnett, B., & Komaie, G. (2009). Gendered racial exclusion among white Internet daters. Social Science Research, 38, 39-54.

Finkel, E. J., Eastwick, P. W., Karney, B. B., Reis, H. T., & Sprecher, S. (2012). Online dating: A critical analysis from the perspective of psychological science. Psychological Science in the Public Interest, 13, 3-66.

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Fox, J., & Anderegg, C. (2014). Romantic relationship stages and social networking sites: Uncertainty reduction strategies and perceived relational norms on Facebook. Cyberpsychology, Behavior, and Social Networking, 17, 685-691.

Fox, J., & Warber, K. M. (2013). Romantic relationship development in the age of Facebook: An exploratory study of emerging adults’ perceptions, motives, and behaviors. CyberPsychology, Behavior, and Social Networking, 16, 3-7.

Fox, J., & Warber, K. M. (2014). Social networking sites in romantic relationships: Attachment, uncertainty, and partner surveillance on Facebook. CyberPsychology, Behavior, and Social Networking, 17, 3-7.

Gerson, M.-J. (2011). Cyberspace betrayal: Attachment in an era of virtual connection. Journal of Family Psychotherapy, 22, 148-156.

Gibbs, J. L., Ellison, N. B., & Heino, R. D. (2006). Self-presentation in Online personals: The role of anticipated future interaction, self-disclosure, and perceived success in Internet dating. Communication Research, 33, 152-177.

Gibbs, J. L., Ellison, N. B., & Lai, C.-H. (2011). First comes love, then comes Google: An investigation of uncertainty reduction strategies and self-disclosure in online dating. Communication Research, 38, 70-100.

Gilbert, R. L., Murphy, N. A., & Ávalos, M. C. (2011). Realism, idealization, and potential negative impact of 3D virtual relationships. Computers in Human Behavior, 27, p. 2039-p. 2046.

Gilbert, R. L., Murphy, N. A., & Ávalos, M. C. (2011). Communication patterns and satisfaction levels in three-dimensional versus real-life intimate relationships. CyberPsychology, Behavior, and Social Networking, 14, 585-589.

Glasser, C. L., & Robnett, B., & Feliciano, C. (2009). Internet daters’ body type preferences: Race–ethnic and gender differences. Sex Roles, 61, 14-33.

Goetz, C. D. (2013). What do women’s advertised mate preferences reveal? An analysis of video dating profiles. Evolutionary Psychology, 11, 383-391.

Guadagno, R. E., Okdie, B. M., & Kruse, S. A. (2012). Dating deception: Gender, online dating, and exaggerated self-presentation. Computers in Human Behavior, 28, 642-647.

Guadagno, R. E., & Sagarin, B. J. (2010). Sex differences in jealousy: An evolutionary perspective on online infidelity. Journal of Applied Social Psychology, 40, 2636-2655.

Gueguen, N., & Jacob, C. (2013). Color and cyber-attractiveness: Red enhances men’s attraction to women’s Internet personal ads. Color Research & Application, 38, 309-312.

Gunter, B. (2008). Internet dating: A British survey. Aslib Proceedings: New Information, 60, 88-98.

Gupta, A., Murtha, R., & Patel, M. (2012). EHarmony: More than traditional Internet dating. Journal of the International Academy for Case Studies, 18, 47-52.

Hall, J. A. (2014). First comes social networking, then comes marriage? Characteristics of Americans married 2005–2012 who met through social networking sites. CyberPsychology, Behavior, and Social Networking, 17, 322-326.

Hall, J. A., Park, N., Song, H., & Cody, M. J. (2010). Strategic misrepresentation in online dating: The effects of gender, self-monitoring, and personality traits. Journal of Social and Personal Relationships, 27, 117-135.

Hancock, J. T. (2009). Digital deception: The practice of lying in the digital age. In, B. Harrington (Ed.), Deception: From ancient empires to Internet dating (pp. 109-120). USA: Stanford University Press.

Hand, M. M., Thomas, D., Buboltz, W. C., Deemer, E. D., & Buyanjarga, M. (2013). Facebook and romantic relationships: Intimacy and couple satisfaction associated with online social network use. CyberPsychology, Behavior, and Social Networking, 16, 8-13.

Hefner, V., & Kahn, J. (2014). An experiment investigating the links among online dating profile attractiveness, ideal endorsement, and romantic media. Computers in Human Behavior, 37, 9-17.

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Hertlein, K. M., & Piercy, F. P. (2012). Essential elements of Internet infidelity treatment. Journal of Marital and Family Therapy, 38, 257-270.

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Ji, P., & Fu, W. W. (2013). Love Internet, love online content: Predicting Internet affinity with information gratification and social gratifications. Internet Research, 23, 396-413.

Kang, T., & Hoffman, L. H. (2011). Why would you decide to use an online dating site? Factors that lead to online dating. Communication Research Reports, 28, 205-213.

Kaya, L. P. (2009). Dating in a sexually segregated society: Embodied practices of online romance in Irbid, Jordan. Anthropological Quarterly, 82, 251-278.

Kim, M., Kwon, K.-N., & Lee, M. (2009). Psychological characteristics of Internet dating service users: The effect of self-esteem, involvement, and sociability on the use of Internet dating services. CyberPsychology & Behavior, 12, 445-449.

Klein, M. C. (2013). Love in the time of Facebook: How technology now shapes romantic attachments in college students. Journal of College Student Psychotherapy, 27, 149-158.

Kok, G., Hospers, H. J., Harterink, P., & De Zwart, O. (2007). Social-cognitive determinants of HIV risk-taking intentions among men who date men through the Internet. AIDS Care, 19, 410-417.

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Kotlyar, I., & Ariely, D. (2013). The effect of nonverbal cues on relationship formation. Computers in Human Behavior, 29, 544-551.

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Lyndon, A., Bonds-Raacke, J., & Cratty, A. D. (2011). College students’ Facebook stalking of ex-partners. CyberPsychology, Behavior, and Social Networking, 14, 711-716.

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McIntosh, W. D., Locker, L., Jr., Briley, K., Ryan, R., & Scott, A. J. (2011). What do older adults seek in their potential romantic partners? Evidence from online personal ads. International Journal of Aging and Human Development, 72, 67-82.

McWilliams, S., & Barrett, A. E. (2013). Online dating in middle and later life: Gendered expectations and experiences. Journal of Family Issues, 35, 411-436.

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Miller, M. J., Denes, A., Diaz, B., & Buck, R. (2014). Attachment style predicts jealous reactions to viewing touch between a romantic partner and close friend: Implications for Internet social communication. Journal of Nonverbal Behavior, 38, 451-476.

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Morgan, E. M., Richards, T. C., & van Ness, E. M. (2010). Comparing narratives of personal and preferred partner characteristics in online dating advertisements. Computers in Human Behavior, 26, 883-888.

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Okdie, B. M., Guadagno, R. E., Bernieri, F. J., Geers, A. L., & Mclarney-Vesotski, A. R. (2011). Getting to know you: Face-to-face versus online interactions. Computers in Human Behavior, 27, 153-159.

O’Sullivan, L. F., & Ronis, S. T. (2013). Virtual cheating hearts: Extradyadic and poaching interactions among adolescents with links to online sexual activities. Canadian Journal of Behavioural Science, 45, 175-184.

Paasonen, S. (2007). Scripting the rules for Mars and Venus: Advice literature and online dating. In M. T. Whitty, A. J. Baker & J. A. Inman (Eds.), Online matchmaking (pp. 40-56). London, UK: Palgrave Macmillan.

Papp, L. M., Danielewicz, J., & Cayemberg, C. (2012). ‘‘Are we Facebook official?’’ Implications of dating partners’ Facebook use and profiles for intimate relationship satisfaction. CyberPsychology, Behavior, and Social Networking, 15, 85-90.

Park, N., Jin, B., & Jin, S. A. (2011). Effects of self-disclosure on relational intimacy in Facebook. Computers in Human Behavior, 27, 1974-1983.

Paul, A. (2014). Is online better than offline for meeting partners? Depends: Are you looking to marry or to date? Cyberpsychology, Behavior, and Social Networking, 17, 664-667.

Pauley, P. M., & Emmers-Sommer, T. M. (2007). The impact of Internet technologies on primary and secondary romantic relationship development. Communication Studies, 58, 411-427.

Perry, M. S. & Werner-Wilson, R. J. (2011). Couples and computer-mediated communication: A closer look at the affordances and use of the channel. Family & Consumer Sciences Research Journal, 40, 120–134.

Peter, J., & Valkenburg, P. M. (2007). Who looks for casual dates on the Internet? A test of the compensation and the recreation hypotheses. New Media & Society, 9, 455-474.

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Poley, M. E. M., & Luo, S. (2012). Social compensation or rich-get-richer? The role of social competence in college students’ use of the Internet to find a partner. Computers in Human Behavior, 28, 414-419.

Poutiainen, S. (2009). Do Finns date? Cultural interpretations of romantic relating. Interpersona: An International Journal on Personal Relationships, 3, 38-62.

Pujazon-Zazik, M. A., Manasseb, S. M., & Orrell-Valente, J. K. (2012). Adolescents’ self-presentation on a teen dating web site: A risk-content analysis. Journal of Adolescent Health, 50, 517-520.

Ramirez, A., Sumner, E. M., Fleuriet, C., & Cole, M. (2015). When online dating partners meet offline: The effect of modality switching on relational communication between online daters. Journal of Computer-Mediated Communication, 20, 99-114.

Reizer, A., & Hetsroni, A. (2014). Media exposure and romantic relationship quality: A slippery slope? Psychological Reports, 114, 231-249.

Reynolds, R. (2008). Imagining gay life in the Internet age or why I don’t Internet date. International Journal of Emerging Technologies and Society, 6, 2-13.

Rosen, L. D., Cheever, N. A., Cummings, C., & Felt, J. (2008). The impact of emotionality and self-disclosure on online dating versus traditional dating. Computers in Human Behavior, 24, 2124-2157.

Sánchez, V., Muñoz-Fernández, N., & Ortega-Ruíz, R. (2015). ‘‘Cyberdating Q _ A’’: An instrument to assess the quality of adolescent dating relationships in social networks. Computers in Human Behavior, 48, 78-86.

Saslow, L. R., Muise, A., Impett, E. A., & Dubin, M. (2013). Can you see how happy we are? Facebook images and relationship satisfaction. Social Psychological and Personality Science, 4, 411-418.

Sautter, J. M., Tippett, R. M., & Morgan, S. P. (2010). The social demography of Internet dating in the United States. Social Science Quarterly, 91, 554-575.

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Shtatfeld, R., & Barak, A. (2009). Factors related to initiating interpersonal contacts on Internet dating sites: A view from the Social Exchange Theory. Interpersona: An International Journal on Personal Relationships, 3, 19-37.

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Sprecher, S. (2009). Relationship initiation and formation on the Internet. Marriage & Family Review, 45, 761-782.

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Stafford, L., & Merolla, A. J. (2007). Idealization, reunions, and ability in long-distance dating relationships. Journal of Social and Personal Relationships, 24, 37-54.

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