Monthly Archives: December 2006

Some sociology on the coupling of social media and mass media

Reading Notes: Social Media, Mass Media PDF, 45 pages The Reality of the Mass Media, by Niklas Luhmann, and Anthony Giddens’ Modernity and Self Identity together provide a rich basis for unpacking how online media, and social media (user generated … Continue reading

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Eric Berne’s Games People Play and social media

I’ve been busy working on several papers lately… blogging’s been sparse at best… here’s the first of three of the papers… reading notes on Eric Berne’s notion of the transaction and the emotional “stroke”… must rest… From the reading notes:Eric … Continue reading

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