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Understanding students' behavior on the use of online social networking

Masrom, Maslin and Usat, Selisa (2013) Understanding students' behavior on the use of online social networking. In: 4th International Conference on Computing and Informatics (ICOCI 2013), 28 -30 August 2013, Kuching, Sarawak, Malaysia.

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The purpose of this research is to review current published research studies focusing on the use of Facebook by students.The focus of this research review is only limited to the empirical studies of the use of Facebook because it is the most popular Online Social Networking (OSN) among students. The qualitative approach was employed for this research.The results indicated that there were only few past studies found to be related to OSN studies among students in Malaysia.However, there was lack of published empirical-based studies specifically on school students‘ OSN use in Malaysia found from the past studies.The results also revealed that the current published studies on OSN in Malaysia are only focused mainly on college or university students

Item Type: Conference or Workshop Item (Paper)
Additional Information: ISBN: 9789832078791 Organized by: Universiti Utara Malaysia
Uncontrolled Keywords: online social networking, behavior, use, students
Subjects: T Technology > T Technology (General)
Divisions: College of Arts and Sciences
Depositing User: Mrs. Norazmilah Yaakub
Date Deposited: 27 Aug 2014 08:58
Last Modified: 27 Aug 2014 08:58
URI: http://repo.uum.edu.my/id/eprint/12077

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