It's Complicated: The Social Lives of Networked Teens, Danah Boyd
Danah Boyd

It's Complicated: The Social Lives of Networked Teens

407 printed pages
  • 💡1
What is new about how teenagers communicate through services such as Facebook, Twitter, and Instagram? Do social media affect the quality of teens’ lives? In this eye-opening book, youth culture and technology expert danah boyd uncovers some of the major myths regarding teens' use of social media. She explores tropes about identity, privacy, safety, danger, and bullying. Ultimately, boyd argues that society fails young people when paternalism and protectionism hinder teenagers’ ability to become informed, thoughtful, and engaged citizens through their online interactions. Yet despite an environment of rampant fear-mongering, boyd finds that teens often find ways to engage and to develop a sense of identity.
Add to shelf

One fee. Stacks of books

You don’t just buy a book, you buy an entire library… for the same price!

Always have something to read

Friends, editors, and experts can help you find new and interesting books.

Read whenever, wherever

Your phone is always with you, so your books are too – even when you’re offline.

Bookmate – an app that makes you want to read
  • 💡Learnt A Lot1
Sign in or Register
Karlagbayashared an impression2 years ago
💡Learnt A Lot

Networked publics are publics that are restructured
by networked technologies. As such, they are simultaneously (
It’s just changing the font and changing the background color
really.” He made references to technology to remind me that technol-
ogy wasn’t changing anything important.
ing that halftime was approaching. This was a Homecoming game,
and at halftime the H
Лайфхакерство, Лайфхакер
  • 133
  • 753
Free English Books, Bookmate
Free English Books
  • 7
  • 240
Lessons from working at Facebook, Ekaterina Skorobogatova
Ekaterina Skorobogatova
Lessons from working at Facebook
  • 5
  • 127
Read for free, b6650843971
Read for free
  • 4
  • 76
2018, Мария Мару
Мария Мару
  • 404
  • 16
Drag & drop your files (not more than 5 at once)