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Building Relationships : Online Dating and the New Logics of Internet Culture (Hardcover) (Dawn
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Building Relationships: Online Dating and the New Logics of Internet Culture uses an apparatus approach to media analysis to examine logics of compatibility, online dating site procedures, and user narratives of popular matchmaking sites. Shepherd's investigation serves as a case study to help understand the larger relationship between contemporary identity and what she calls matching technologies, as well as the complex of big data, computational processing, and the cultural assumptions that power today’s most popular web applications.
Number of Pages: 151
Genre: Language + Art + Disciplines, Social Science
Sub-Genre: Media Studies, Communication
Publisher: Rowman & Littlefield Pub Inc
Author: Dawn Shepherd
Street Date: April 4, 2016
Item Number (DPCI): 248-16-3415
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