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Social Media and Culture Meredith MerriamCOM-126 Intro to Mass CommunicationApril 15, 2018
Social Media and CultureSocial Media reflecting and creating cultureAre we better off with or without social media in our lives
How Social Media Reflects CultureIs Social Media reflecting culture, creating culture or both? Human connections are suffering.Connecting people all over the world.
Figure 1. Mark Zuckerberg, Co-founder, Chairman and CEO of Facebook. Reprinted from Forbes Magazine. Retrieved March 25, 2018 from Copyright 2018 by Forbes. Reprinted with permission.How is Social Media transforming us?
Figure 2. Aphoto of a family having a meal. Reprinted Was Einstein right? Physicist once said he feared that technology would surpass human interaction - and these photos show that time may not be far off, The Daily Mail, by H. Mount, 2015. Retrieved from -2929268/Was-Einstein-right-Physicist-said-feared-technology-surpass-human-interaction-photos-time-not-far-off.html. Copyright 2015 G. Gillard. Reprinted with permission