Reference. Section: Choose, Top of page, Reference <<. Madden, M, Zickuhr, K ( ) 65% of online adults use social networking sites. Available at. Zizi Papacharissi is an academic powerhouse. Whatever you've been doing for the last fifteen years, she probably makes you look lazy. A Networked Self examines self presentation and social connection in the digital age. This collection Zizi Papacharissi. Taylor & Francis, Jul.
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Ch 1 was not as strong as the keynote. My only complaint is that I personally prefer books to read more like, well, a book than a journal article.
On Fair Use and Copyright had little new to say and half of it was a public extract on fair use available on the Internet. Rosemary rated it really liked it Jul 16, Ch 6 picks up on a bit of this in discussing the nature of “social capital” but examines it in terms of benefits accruing to the participant.
The answer is yes, but it likely replaces other addictive activities, so it might even wind up being more healthy.
A Networked Self: Identity, Community, and Culture on Social Network Sites by Zizi Papacharissi
Ch 3 was about whether or not online activity was addictive. May 16, Sara Marks added it.
Also if you get turned off by mathematical terms such as chi square tests, ANOVA and regressions I’m not you might want to skip it. The focus of the volume rests on the construction of the self, and what happens to self-identity when it is presented through networks of social connections in new media environments.
Components included a face recognition program that could identify you if you were a member of Sarah’s online “Friends” and voice recognition that could interpret simple questions.
Ema Jones rated it really liked it Mar 31, Ritva rated it really liked it Jan 27, Generally I find Marxist dialectic narrow and limiting, especially since we don’t really know what SNS is going to be. Her books include A Private Sphere: Social networ sites as visrtual communities!
Apr 09, Vitabravo marked it as to-read. The value of a network is proportional to the square of the number of nodes – the larger the network the cheaper the relative cost of joining to the point where the benefit of joining a competing network is exponentially less.
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Grass roots approaches such as messaging groups on BlackBerry were considered to be effective. On the other hand members of the public might benefit either by getting a sense of what the book is about instead of reading it, they might choose to get it from the public library, and public knowledge and the public good may be enhanced by greater knowledge of the subject.
Most individuals surveyed used SNS media to find out more about their choices. I found myself poking holes in Andrajevik’s arguments but enjoyed him nonetheless. The focus of the volume rests on the construction of the self, and what happens to self-identity when it is presented through networks x social connections in new media e A Networked Self examines self presentation and social connection in the digital age.
Paperbackpages. Tana Schiewer rated it liked it Mar 03, An interesting result was the negative correlation between YouTube use and voting vs. Want to Read saving…. John Richardson rated it it papacharissi amazing Nov 22, This is a collection of “theory neteorked research sslf online social networks by leading scholars from a variety papacbarissi disciplines”.
She recognizes the “messiness” of the analogy but does not choose to force it; rather she explores different modes in which people communicate such as through profiles, walls, comments, visible and invisible participants lurkers and Collapsed Contexts.
Challenging reading for an undergraduate, yet I will assign several of the chapters to my “Living Life Online” class in the Spring. There are no discussion topics on this book yet. The paper has a good beginning but I netwworked satisfied with the approach, and the discussion of “affordances” what a device or a piece of software allows you to do, ie: The author looked at both images and comments, papacharisis of which one would consider to be quite tame, and differences in frequencies of behaviour between men and women.
Interesting to think about if you intend to beat Google at their own game. I might even get a small ego boost if slef click Yes at the bottom. It has been sitting on my work desk for about 6 months and I am pleased I now have time to read these essays.
He put forth the view that corporations were exploiting the free labour of users to add commercial value to their site without payment, and that employers and others would soon pressure employees to share their personal social nets for capital gain, in effect a colonization of private space.
She has collaborated with Apple, Microsoft, and has participated in closed consultations with the Obama election campaign. Apr 22, Laurel rated it it was amazing. Because these are conference proceedings there isn’t as strong a focus as would be found in an authored book.
Zizi herself seems to be one smart woman. Despite it being published in it proposes many outdated theories, and from then to now there have been too many changes in how somebody can be a networked self, making me deeming the book not very useful for insights related to the present situation.
A Networked Self: Identity, Community, and Culture on Social Network Sites
Anna Marie rated it it was amazing Feb 03, Florencia rated it really liked it Oct 24, For a vg novel that follows through on this concept see “The Disincorporated Man”. To view it, click here. The subjects were using Facebook to present a self narrative of coming of age. When faced with TV he chose the former which alienated the latter.
Google, Facebook to achieve and maintain network dominance, mitigated by the paradox that as they grow the market they will continue to grow in size, but overall percentage will shrink. Sslf such it relates well to Ch 2 and does cite danah boyd’s work. Nov 25, Karl Georg rated it liked it.
I’ve passed up commenting on some online articles precisely because of the requirement of linking my post to my Facebook identity which I reserve solely for personal friends and family.