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    Online Relationships Pros and Cons

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    Here is a quote stating the main advantages of online relationships in "that they reduce the importance of physical characteristics and instead emphasize such factors as rapport, similarity, and self-disclosure, and in the process promote relationships that are based on emotional intimacy rather than physical attraction" (Cooper & Sportolari, 1997).

    What are your thoughts in regard to online relationships? What are some of the benefits and what are some of the problems that can result from online relationships?

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    I think that the benefits of online relationships include the fact that they are very efficient methods by which to communicate with individuals that may not be in your ...

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    The expert examines online relationships' pros and cons.