Are Close Friends the Enemy? Online Social Networks, Narcissism and Self-Control
This research demonstrates that social networks lead people to adopt a narcissistic mindset. This mindset remains active after social network use such that people show narcissistic tendencies after logging-off the network. Specifically, browsing a social network is shown to lead to poor self-control and higher levels of situational narcissism.
Keith Wilcox and Andrew Stephen (2012) ,"Are Close Friends the Enemy? Online Social Networks, Narcissism and Self-Control", in NA - Advances in Consumer Research Volume 40, eds. Zeynep Gürhan-Canli, Cele Otnes, and Rui (Juliet) Zhu, Duluth, MN : Association for Consumer Research, Pages: 203-208.
Keith Wilcox, Babson College, USA
Andrew Stephen, University of Pittsburgh, USA
NA - Advances in Consumer Research Volume 40 | 2012
C5. Krabby Patties, Kelp Chips, or KitKats?: Exploring the Depictions of Food Featured in Children’s Television Shows
Kathy Tian, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, USA
Regina Ahn, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, USA
Michelle Renee Nelson, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, USA
Love is Blind: How Sensory Liking Impacts Perceptions of Unbranded Products
Jennifer L Stoner, University of North Dakota
Maria A Rodas, University of Minnesota, USA
When Too much “I” is Bad for “Us”: The Detrimental Effect of Selfie on Self -Brand Connection.
MEHAK BHARTI, Nanyang Technological University, Singapore
Sharon Ng, Nanyang Technological University, Singapore