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d’Haenens, Leen and Stefan Mertens. 2014. Parental mediation of internet use and cultural values across Europe: Investigating the predictive power of the Hofstedian paradigm. Communications 39 (4) : 389–414.
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De Gruyter


The EU Kids Online project aims to enhance knowledge of the experiences and This paper tries out the Hofstedian paradigm, exploring whether national differences as to masculinity versus femininity, collectivism versus individualism, and low versus high power distance and insecurity avoidance, concur with EU countries' differences regarding parental Internet mediation (cfr. the EU Kids Online project) and which countries constitute clusters.