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Sexting among adolescents: A gendered online phenomenon, related to individual and social determinants

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Title: Sexting among adolescents: A gendered online phenomenon, related to individual and social determinants
Authors: Burén, Jonas
Issue Date: 24-Sep-2020
University: Göteborgs universitet. Samhällsvetenskapliga fakulteten
University of Gothenburg. Faculty of Social Sciences
Institution: Department of Psychology ; Psykologiska institutionen
Parts of work: I. Burén, J., & Lunde, C. (2018). Sexting among adolescents: A nuanced and gendered online challenge for young people. Computers in Human Behavior, 85, 210–217.

II. Burén, J., Lunde, C., & Holmqvist Gattario, K. (2020). The role of appearance esteem, dysfunctional appearance beliefs, and self-objectification in adolescents’ sexting behaviors. Under revision.

III. Burén, J., Holmqvist Gattario, K., & Lunde, C. (2020). What do peers think about sexting? Adolescents’ views of the norms guiding sexting behavior. Under revision.
Date of Defence: 2020-10-16
Disputation: Fredagen den 16 oktober 2020, kl. 13.00, F1, Psykologiska institutionen, Haraldsgatan 1
Degree: Doctor of Philosophy
Publication type: Doctoral thesis
Series/Report no.: Doctoral Dissertation
Keywords: sexting
body image
peer norms
Abstract: This thesis concerns sexting among Swedish adolescents and adolescent sexual development. Adolescence is a period of major bodily, cognitive, and social changes and of sexual exploration. As many post-millennials have intertwined their lives with digital technologies, this sexual exploration also occurs in the digital context in the form of sexting. Sexting is the sending of nude or semi-nude pictures or video clips online. With sexting being a relatively common phenomenon among adolescents... more
ISBN: 978-91-8009-049-0
ISSN: 1101-718X
Appears in Collections:Doctoral Theses from University of Gothenburg / Doktorsavhandlingar från Göteborgs universitet
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