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date: 20 May 2022

hyperpersonal communication 

Source:
A Dictionary of Social Media
Author(s):

Daniel Chandler,

Rod Munday

A phenomenon reported in computer-mediated communication where friendly one-to-one interaction with strangers can quickly become personal and intimate. This is attributed to a tendency to idealize others in the absence of the nonverbal cues available in similar circumstances face-to-face. ... ...

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