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Table 5 Factors classified under organism

From: Understanding students’ behavior in online social networks: a systematic literature review

Category Dimension Factor References
Organism Personality traits Self-disclosure Chang and Heo (2014), Chen and Marcus (2012), Liu and Brown (2014), Special and Li-Barber (2012), Zhang (2017)
Self-esteem Chen (2017), Skues et al. (2012), Wang et al. (2012a, b)
Identification Ifinedo (2016)
Internalization Ifinedo (2016)
Value Entertainment/enjoyment Cheung et al. (2011), Eid and Al-Jabri (2016), Ifinedo (2016), Kim et al. (2011), Meier et al. (2016), Moghavvemi et al. (2017a, b), Nawi et al. (2017)
Sense of belonging Sheeran and Cummings (2018)
Purposive value Ifinedo (2016), Cheung et al. (2011)
Emotional value Mostafa (2015)
Social value Mostafa (2015)
  Social Relationship with faculty members
Leisure activities
Social skills
Chatting and discussion
Cain et al. (2013)
Kuo and Tang (2014)
Liu and Brown (2014)
Eid and Al-Jabri (2016)
  Cognitive reaction Performance expectancy Borrero et al. (2014), Moghavvemi et al. (2017a, b), Nawi et al. (2017)
Life satisfaction Chen (2017), Special and Li-Barber (2012)
Perceived collectivism Chen (2017)
Effort expectancy Borrero et al. (2014), Moghavvemi et al. (2017a, b)