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Online Social Networking on Campus [electronic resource] : Understanding What Matters in Student Culture.

By: Contributor(s): Material type: Computer fileComputer filePublisher number: 9780415990196Publication details: Hoboken : Taylor & Francis, 2008.ISBN:
  • 9780203884966
Subject(s): Genre/Form: Additional physical formats: Print version:: Online Social Networking on Campus : Understanding What Matters in Student CultureDDC classification:
  • 302.23/1 378.198
LOC classification:
  • LA229.M345 2009
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Contents:
Book Cover; Title; Copyright; Contents; Preface; 1 INTRODUCTION: Campus Life Online; 2 EMERGENCE AND ACCELERATION: Computer-Mediated Communication and the College Student; 3 STUDENTS SPEAK: Campus Culture, Identity, and Facebook; 4 THE NEW CAMPUS REALITY: Facebook and Student Affairs Practice; 5 THE FUTURE OF THE CAMPUS SOCIAL GRAPH; Glossary; References; About the Authors; Index;
Summary: This�is a professional guide for Higher Education faculty and Student Affairs administrators, which rigorously examines college students' use of online social networking sites and how they use these to develop relationships both on and off campus. Most importantly,�it investigates how college students use online sites to explore and makes sense of their identities. Providing information taken from interviews, surveys and focus group data, the book presents an ethnographic view of social networking that will help Student Affairs administrators, Information Technology administrators, a
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Book Cover; Title; Copyright; Contents; Preface; 1 INTRODUCTION: Campus Life Online; 2 EMERGENCE AND ACCELERATION: Computer-Mediated Communication and the College Student; 3 STUDENTS SPEAK: Campus Culture, Identity, and Facebook; 4 THE NEW CAMPUS REALITY: Facebook and Student Affairs Practice; 5 THE FUTURE OF THE CAMPUS SOCIAL GRAPH; Glossary; References; About the Authors; Index;

This�is a professional guide for Higher Education faculty and Student Affairs administrators, which rigorously examines college students' use of online social networking sites and how they use these to develop relationships both on and off campus. Most importantly,�it investigates how college students use online sites to explore and makes sense of their identities. Providing information taken from interviews, surveys and focus group data, the book presents an ethnographic view of social networking that will help Student Affairs administrators, Information Technology administrators, a