Online Communication and Social Networking

From the Series Issues in the Digital Age
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In just a few years, social media have become one of the most powerful means of communication, even helping to topple governments. But there's a dark side as well. A look at the pluses and perils of connectivity, and what may lie ahead.

Interest Level Grade 7 - Grade 12
Reading Level Grade 7
Copyright 2012
Genre Nonfiction
Publisher ReferencePoint Press
Series Issues in the Digital Age
Language English
Number of Pages 96
ISBN 9781601521903, 9781601523280B
Title Format Reinforced book, Print + Ebook
Release Date 2012-08-01
Author Jim Whiting
Dewey 303.4833

Library Media Connection

Each of these books covers a comprehensive variety of topics and are nicely organized, with chapters in a chronological sequence from the history of each topic to a chapter dealing with “The Future of …”. The only exception is Online Privacy. Each volume has a Facts About section, Related Organizations, and For Future Research. The Facts About section would have been better placed as sidebars as their placement at the back of each book makes them seem less important. Predicting the future and keeping these books current will be a challenge; they are as current today as they can be, and will provide students with up-to-date information about a breadth of current issues. Index. Sydnye Cohen, Library Media Specialist, Brookfield (Connecticut) High School Recommended

Author: Jim Whiting

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