Debates for the Digital Age [2 volumes]: The Good, the Bad, by Danielle Sarver Coombs

By Danielle Sarver Coombs

By comparing the Internet's influence on key cultural problems with the day, this ebook presents a complete review of the seismic technological and cultural shifts it has created in modern society.

• comprises essays on overarching subject matters and concerns which are necessary to figuring out web tradition, together with privateness, big name, superficiality, and the private toll on-line dwelling could have on users

• Addresses present web fabric in addition to vintage memes, websites, and products

• Engages readers via a intentionally provocative aspect of view

• presents a complete exam of the realities surrounding web tradition, which are tremendous confident or very ugly

• Differentiates itself from different examinations of web tradition via emphasis on carrying on with topics instead of time-specific content

• Takes a incredibly foreign method of the subject of brand new electronic, interconnected world

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