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

By Danielle Sarver Coombs

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

• contains essays on overarching issues and concerns which are necessary to realizing net tradition, together with privateness, famous person, superficiality, and the non-public toll on-line dwelling may have on users

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

• Engages readers via a intentionally provocative element of view

• presents a entire exam of the realities surrounding web tradition, that are super optimistic 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 tremendously foreign method of the subject of contemporary electronic, interconnected world

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Nevertheless, this issue remains an important one for scholars to monitor and investigate, as athletes broadly might be more likely to weigh in on social and political issues via social media. Given the interactive nature that underpins social media, social and political issues might provide valuable opportunities to examine the interactions between athletes and fans—which offers unique avenues to extend the literature on this subject. POSITIVE SOCIAL MEDIA USAGE: DIRECTIONS FOR FUTURE RESEARCH This chapter discusses three benefits that social media provides to athletes, (1) optimizing self-presentation; (2) benefiting from fan advocacy; and (3) engaging in advocacy.

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