Facebook and Philosophy: What's on Your Mind? by D. E. WittkowerFacebook and Philosophy: What's on Your Mind? by D. E. Wittkower

Facebook and Philosophy: What's on Your Mind?

EditorD. E. Wittkower

Paperback | October 11, 2010

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Facebook and Philosophy is an entertaining, multi-faceted exploration of what Facebook means for us and for our relationships. With discussions ranging from the nature of friendship and its relationship to friending," to the (debatable) efficacy of "online activism," this book is the most extensive and systematic attempt to understand Facebook yet. And with plenty of new perspectives on Twitter and Web 2.0 along the way, this fun, thought-provoking book is a serious and significant contribution for anyone workingwith social media, whether in academia, journalism, public relations, activism, or business. Exploring far-reaching questions - Can our interactions on Facebook help us care about each other more? Does Facebook signal the death of privacy, or (perhaps worse yet) the death of our desire for privacy? -Facebook and Philosophy is vital reading for anyone involved in social networks today.Facebook and Philosophy is an entertaining, multi-faceted exploration of what Facebook means for us and for our relationships. With discussions ranging from the nature of friendship and its relationship to "friending," to the (debatable) efficacy of "online activism," this book is the most extensive and systematic attempt to understand Facebook yet. And with plenty of new perspectives on Twitter and Web 2.0 along the way, this fun, thought-provoking book is a serious and significant contribution for anyone workingwith social media, whether in academia, journalism, public relations, activism, or business. Exploring far-reaching questions - Can our interactions on Facebook help us care about each other more? Does Facebook signal the death of privacy, or (perhaps worse yet) the death of our desire for privacy? -Facebook and Philosophy is vital reading for anyone involved in social networks today."
Title:Facebook and Philosophy: What's on Your Mind?Format:PaperbackDimensions:288 pages, 9 × 6 × 0.74 inPublished:October 11, 2010Publisher:Carus PublishingLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:0812696751

ISBN - 13:9780812696752

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