CHE: The Internet of Words – recommended reading

Excerpt from the final paragraph:

Social media didn’t alter the meanings of “status,” “privacy,” or what have you. The meanings were already transforming. Social media just helped make the changes more visible, and maybe accelerated them.

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OED Online: (access with Netpass)

Marwick, Alice Emily. Status Update: Celebrity, Publicity, and Branding in the Social Media Age. New Haven: Yale University Press, 2013. Print. ON ORDER

boyd, danah. It’s Complicated: The Social Lives of Networked Teens. New Haven: Yale University Press, 2014. Print.
Goffman, Erving. The Presentation of Self in Everyday Life. Garden City, N.Y: Doubleday, 1959. Print. Doubleday Anchor Books, A174.
Meyrowitz, Joshua. No Sense of Place: The Impact of Electronic Media on Social Behavior. New York: Oxford University Press, 1985. Print.
Williams, Raymond. Keywords: A Vocabulary of Culture and Society. New York: Oxford University Press, 1976. Print.
Carey, James W. Communication as Culture: Essays on Media and Society. Boston: Unwin Hyman, 1989. Print. Media and Popular Culture 1.