By Zizi Papacharissi
A Networked Self examines self presentation and social connection within the electronic age. This assortment brings jointly new paintings on on-line social networks by means of top students from various disciplines. the focal point of the quantity rests at the building of the self, and what occurs to self-identity while it truly is offered via networks of social connections in new media environments. the amount is based round the middle issues of id, group, and tradition – the valuable topics of social community websites. individuals handle thought, study, and functional implications of many facets of on-line social networks together with self-presentation, behavioral norms, styles and exercises, social influence, privateness, class/gender/race divides, style cultures on-line, makes use of of social networking sites within businesses, activism, civic engagement and political impact.
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