Temporary Sharing, Enduring Impressions: Self-Presentation in the Digital Age

New technologies such as Snapchat place expiration dates on digital disclosures, granting users higher levels of privacy. This research suggests that this practice is not the panacea it may seem to be because it induces indiscretion and the impressions that indiscreet disclosures make upon others persist beyond their (temporary) lifespan.



Citation:

Roland Ruppell, Reto Hofstetter, and Leslie John (2017) ,"Temporary Sharing, Enduring Impressions: Self-Presentation in the Digital Age ", in NA - Advances in Consumer Research Volume 45, eds. Ayelet Gneezy, Vladas Griskevicius, and Patti Williams, Duluth, MN : Association for Consumer Research, Pages: 341-345.

Authors

Roland Ruppell, Universita' della Svizzera Italiana, Switzerland
Reto Hofstetter, Universita' della Svizzera Italiana, Switzerland
Leslie John, Harvard University, USA



Volume

NA - Advances in Consumer Research Volume 45 | 2017



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