What does media use reveal about personality and mental health? An exploratory investigation among German students.

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Brailovskaia, Julia; Margraf, Jürgen;
(2018)
  • Publisher: Public Library of Science (PLoS)
  • Journal: PLoS ONE, volume 13, issue 1 (issn: 1932-6203, eissn: 1932-6203)
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  • Identifiers: doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0191810, pmc: PMC5784983
  • Subject: Research Article | Psychological Stress | Sociology | Personality Traits | Mental Health and Psychiatry | Communications | Twitter | Psychology | Personality | Social Media | Biology and Life Sciences | Computer and Information Sciences | Social Networks | Computer Networks | Mood Disorders | Social Communication | Facebook | Medicine | Q | R | Social Sciences | Science | Network Analysis | Medicine and Health Sciences | Depression | Internet

The present study aimed to investigate the relationship between personality traits, mental health variables and media use among German students. The data of 633 participants were collected. Results indicate a positive association between general Internet use, general us... View more
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