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Chapter 8—Social Penetration Theory
- If students want to learn more about social exchange theory, Griffin’s chapter-length treatment from the Second Edition is a good place to begin (available in the theory archive at www.afirstlook.com).
- For some applications of SPT in a technology-driven age, a few good articles to explore include:
- Babajide Osatuyi, Katia Passerini, Aurelio Ravarini, and Sukeshini A. Grandhi, “‘Fool me once, shame on you… then, I learn.’ An examination of information disclosure in social networking sites,” Computers in Human Behavior, Vol. 83, 2018, pp. 73-86.
- Babajide Osatuyi, “Is Lurking an Anxiety-masking Strategy on Social Media Sites? The Effects of Lurking and Computer Anxiety on Explaining Information Privacy Concern on Social Media Platforms,” Computers in Human Behavior, Vol. 49, pp. 324-332.
- Erin K. Ruppel, “The Affordance Utilization Model: Communication Technology Use as Relationships Develop,” Marriage & Family Review, Vol. 51, pp. 669-686.
- Jih-Hsin Tang and Cheng-Chung Wang, “Self-disclosure Among Bloggers: Re-examination of Social PenetrationTheory,” CyberPsychology, Behavior & Social Networking, Vol. 15, 2012, pp. 245-250.
- Sonja Utz, “The Function of Self-disclosure on Social Network Sites: Not Only Intimate, but also Positive and Entertaining Self-disclosures Increase the Feeling of Connection,” Computers in Human Behavior,Vol. 45, 2015, pp. 1-10.
- If you present the Johari window to complement and contrast with social penetration, see:
- Terry R. Armstrong, “Revisiting the Johari Window: Improving Communications Through Self-disclosure and Feedback,” Human Development, Vol. 27, 2006, pp. 10-14.
- Moshe Bensimon, and Dorit Amir, “Sharing My Music with You: The Musical Presentation as a Tool for Exploring, Examining and Enhancing Self-awareness in a Group Setting,” The Journal of Creative Behavior, Vol. 44, 2010, pp. 259-277.
- Lynn Little, “Leadership Communication and the Johari Window,” Administrator, Vol. 24, 2005, p. 4.
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