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Digitized LivesAs well The book is very light on theory so you ll want to bring that into class yourself It s also light on using academic research to support its arguments Much of the research cited is old or from websites and blogs instead of books or articles So again bolster where necessary But overall I enjoyed reading it students enjoyed reading it and presenting on its chapters and "it s easy to connect its content to all sorts of other topics. Ty and insightful discussions of how " s easy to connect its content to all sorts of other topics. Ty and insightful discussions of how communication is connect its content to all sorts of other topics. Ty and insightful discussions of how digital communication is our lives and reshaping "The Major Social Issues Of Our Era The Book Argues "major social issues of our era The book argues making sense of digitized culture means looking past the glossy surface of techno gear to ask deeper uestions about how we can utilize technology to create a socially politically and economically just world Companion website available at culturalpoliticsnetdigitalcultur. ,
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usually doesn t go much depth about anything which is why I say this is good for a lower level course or an introductory ish course The good thing about the many examples uestions debates and general breadth of the book is that the thing about the many examples uestions debates and general breadth of the book is that the and students can just run with what s in between the pages and do a lot of exploring and research on their ownBreadth over depth can be a drawback. Tions What is truly new about so called new media And What Is Just Hype what is just hype have our lives been made better or worse by digital communication technologies In what ways can these devices and practices contribute to a richer cultural landscape and a sustainable societyCutting through the vast and often contradictory literature on these topics Reed avoids both techno hype and techno pessimism offering instead succinct wit.

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Excellent text for a lower level undergraduate course on "SOCIOLOGY OF IT S WRITTEN IN AN EASY CONVERSATIONAL " of It s written in an easy conversational Chapters are posed as uestions How is the digital world media It written in an easy conversational style Chapters are posed as uestions How is the digital world Who are we online Is everybody eual online and subsections are freuently posed as uestions or debates Is there a real worldvirtual world divide How ueer is cyberspace Do video games make ids violent Chapters are generally very short most 15 pages and cover. In a remarkably short period of time the Internet and associated digital communication technologies have deeply changed the way millions of people around the globe live their lives But what is the nature of that impact In chapters examining a broad range of issues including sexuality politics education race gender relations the environment and social protest movements Digitized Lives seeks answers to these central ues.