Influence of Social Media Use on Discussion Network Heterogeneity and Civic Engagement: The Moderating Role of Personality Traits

Material TypeArticleLanguageEnglish
TitleInfluence of Social Media Use on Discussion Network Heterogeneity and Civic Engagement: The Moderating Role of Personality Traits Author(S)Yonghwan Kim (Author)
Abstract  Using original national survey data, we examine how social media use affects individuals' discussion network heterogeneity and their level of civic engagement. We also investigate the moderating role of personality traits (i.e., extraversion and openness to experiences) in this association. ...Paginationp498-516
SubjectCommunicationDescriptorsCommunication
Journal TitleJournal of Communication  
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