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Unformatted text preview: Everything digital: society General trends: • Shift from “little boxes” via “glocalization” to “networked individualism” • Shift from social capital to network capital “society” as the container for social esperiences: Love, sex, & death Key issues: • Family life in a networked society • Seeking and finding love online • Digital sex • Witnessing death online History of media: all of the important inventions (remote control, joystick, etc.) gave us control. When thinking of the internet, we need to move beyond utopian/dystopian points of view. “glocalization”- your community of the people you live with, college friends sharing a house with, and then your “500 facebook friends”. This is who you hope you to make a love/sex relationship with. Social capital: being able to socialize with people in the room....
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This note was uploaded on 04/18/2011 for the course AS 100 taught by Professor Art during the Fall '08 term at Indiana.
- Fall '08