This article examens the underlying cognitive and behavioral mechanisms for the formation of intimate relationships in computer-mediated communication.By defining self disclosure as the act of reveling personal information to people, and comparing it that in interpersonal relationships, and cyber relationships. this will be beneficial to me because i can break down the different aspects of self disclosure and explain why they are important and what underlying difference lay between them.
Jiang, L., Bazarova, N. N., & Hancock, J. T. (2011). The Disclosure-Intimacy Link in Computer-Mediated Communication: An Attributional Extension of the Hyperpersonal Model. Human Communication Research, 37(1), 58-77. doi:10.1111/j.1468-2958.2010.01393.x