Cover of: Social networking | Lauri S. Friedman

Social networking

Published by Greenhaven Press in Detroit .
Written in English.

About the Edition

Describes the benefits and dangers of online social networking, its effect on young people, safety issues, cyberterrorism, and the future of online social networking.

Table of Contents

Social networking improves human relationships / Richard Banfield
Social networking threatens human relationships / Madeleine Bunting
Social networks boost users' self-esteem and sense of belonging / Martin Pennington
Social networks increase antisocial behavior / Charlotte Steinway
Social networking can cultivate true friendships / Kate Dailey
Online friendships are not true friendships / Eleanor Mills
Social networking can build educational skills / George Dugdale
Facebook violates privacy / Bob Sullivan
It is unreasonable to expect privacy when using Facebook / Ben Parr
Citizen journalists threaten the quality of journalism / Frederic Filloux
Citizen journalists improve journalism / Jason Stverak
Social networking can facilitate democracy and peace in other countries / Kathleen Parker
Social networking cannot facilitate democracy and peace in other countries / Evgeny Morozov
Social networking is a temporary trend / Peter Schwartz
Twitter will endure / David Carr.

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references and index.

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HM742 .S6293 2011

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122 p. :
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