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The Relationship Among College Students' Internet Self-Disclosure, Self - Esteem and Mental Health
Humanities and Social Sciences
Volume 5, Issue 2, March 2017, Pages: 84-90
Received: Apr. 21, 2017; Published: Apr. 21, 2017
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Authors
Zhang Yu, Department of Physical Education, Dalian University of Technology, Dalian, China; State Key Laboratory of Fine Chemicals, Dalian R&D Center for Stem Cell and Tissue Engineering, Dalian University of Technology, Dalian, China
Li Pengsong, Department of Physical Education, Dalian University of Technology, Dalian, China
Ye Mao, Xianning Central Hospital, Dalian Medical University, Dalian, China
Cao Houwen, Department of Physical Education, Dalian University of Technology, Dalian, China
Song Ge, Department of Physical Education, Dalian University of Technology, Dalian, China
Zhu Zhennan, Department of Physical Education, Dalian University of Technology, Dalian, China
Zhao Zhinan, Department of Physical Education, Dalian University of Technology, Dalian, China
Li Na, Dalian Medical University, Dalian, China
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Abstract
This study was to explore the relationship between psychological development of college students and the degree of self-disclosure on social networks from two aspects of self-esteem and mental health. Through questionnaire analysis, analyzed 172 college students’ social web page (take Renren as example) self-disclosure (including the number of friends, published state, log, upload photos and text reply information etc.) correlated with self-esteem and mental health. Results: there was a significant difference between male and female college students in the degree of network disclosure; there was a significant correlation between the degree of disclosure and self-esteem of college students in the log reply and the number of the owner recovery log; the relationship between the number of friends, the number of log reply and the number of photos shows the relationship between the disclosure level and the mental health. Conclusions indicate that appropriate information disclosure has a good effect on the maintenance of mental health.
Keywords
Network, Self-disclosure, Mental Health, Self-esteem
To cite this article
Zhang Yu, Li Pengsong, Ye Mao, Cao Houwen, Song Ge, Zhu Zhennan, Zhao Zhinan, Li Na, The Relationship Among College Students' Internet Self-Disclosure, Self - Esteem and Mental Health, Humanities and Social Sciences. Vol. 5, No. 2, 2017, pp. 84-90. doi: 10.11648/j.hss.20170502.16
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