Deceptive Affectionate Messaging

Smith, Jodie orcid iconORCID: 0000-0001-5960-0316, Khan, Roxanne orcid iconORCID: 0000-0002-3485-2450 and Bryce, Joanne orcid iconORCID: 0000-0001-9144-2899 (2023) Deceptive Affectionate Messaging. In: Encyclopedia of Sexual Psychology and Behavior. Springer. ISBN 978-3-031-08956-5

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Deceptive affectionate messages (DAMs) are a subtype of deceptive affection whereby a communicator creates a discrepancy between their internal feelings and external display of affection.

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