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Social Media : A Reference Handbook (Hardcover) (Kelli S. Burns)

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This handbook reviews the social media industry, beginning with its background and history and addressing various problems, controversies, and solutions, such as social media addiction, hoaxes, rumors, scams, cyberbullying, sexting, child predators, the pressure to project the ideal self, negative effects on mood, social media and the workplace, relationships and communication skills, online shaming and attacks, and privacy. It includes essays on specific topics like social media and the female body, sexual assault, brands, crisis communication, political campaigns, and self-censorship, as well as profiles of key people and movements, and data and documents on users and usage, the use of smartphones to access social media sites, time spent on social media, specific platforms, addiction, marketing, and online shopping. Annotation ©2017 Ringgold, Inc., Portland, OR (protoview.com)
Number of Pages: 398
Genre: Computers + Internet, Social Science
Sub-Genre: Communication
Series Title: Contemporary World Issues
Format: Hardcover
Publisher: Abc-Clio Inc
Author: Kelli S. Burns
Language: English
Street Date: March 20, 2017
TCIN: 52239998
UPC: 9781440843556
Item Number (DPCI): 248-44-2425
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