In almost every culture in the world, men and women live embedded within a network of other people. Young infants are surrounded by caregivers; toddlers, growing children, and adolescents have their peers; and young, middle-aged, and older adults have varying numbers of friends and relatives with whom they interact. Trained research psychologists and laypeople alike have recognized that the presence of others—friends, family, and sometimes even strangers—can be very comforting. A large body... więcej
Salem Press Encyclopedia of Health, 2021. 4p.
Some of the most-trafficked websites on the Internet are social networking services. Websites such as Facebook, Twitter, LinkedIn, and dating websites often become a pivotal part many people’s daily routines. Social networking sites typically feature a user profile or personal page and the ability to form connections to others using the service. According to a January 2014 Pew Internet survey, approximately 74 percent of all adult Internet users visit social networking sites, including 89... więcej
Salem Press Encyclopedia, 2019. 2p.