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New Social Ties
By Deborah Chambers

New Social Ties

Contemporary Connections in a Fragmented Society

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New Social Ties by Deborah Chambers

Book Description

Deborah Chambers draws on the metaphor of friendship as a strategy for exploring contemporary changes in informal social ties. She traces the shift from fixed and permanent ties of family, neighbourhood and community to fluid and transient ties typified by computer mediated communication.

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Book Details

ISBN: 9780333984086
ISBN-10: 0333984080
Format: Paperback
(216mm x 140mm x 7mm)
Pages: 215
Imprint: Palgrave Macmillan
Publisher: Palgrave Macmillan
Publish Date: 12-Oct-2006
Country of Publication: United Kingdom

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Books By Author Deborah Chambers

Social Media and Personal Relationships by Deborah Chambers Social Media and Personal Relationships, Hardback (February 2013)

This book explores how digital communication generates new intimacies and meanings of friendship in a networked society, developing a theory of mediated intimacies to explain how social media contributes to dramatic changes in our ideas about personal relationships, through themes of self, youth, families, digital dating and online social capital.

Sociology of Family Life by Deborah Chambers Sociology of Family Life, Paperback (April 2012)

* Explores the growing diversity of family life and new sociological thinking about family , parenting, childhood and personal life. * Presents a comprehensive assessment of recent research and theory.

New Social Ties by Deborah Chambers New Social Ties, Hardback (October 2006)

Deborah Chambers draws on the metaphor of friendship as a strategy for exploring contemporary changes in informal social ties. She traces the shift from fixed and permanent ties of family, neighbourhood and community to fluid and transient ties typified by computer mediated communication.

Women and Journalism by Deborah Chambers Women and Journalism, Hardback (April 2004)

Women and Journalism offers a rich and comprehensive analysis of the roles, status and experiences of women journalists in the United States and Britain.

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Author Biography - Deborah Chambers

DEBORAH CHAMBERS is Professor of Communication and Cultural Studies at the University of Newcastle upon Tyne, UK, where she teaches social and cultural theory and media analysis. She is the author of Representing the Family, joint author with Linda Steiner and Carole Fleming of Women and Journalism and joint author with Richard Johnson, Parvati Raghuram and Estella Tincknell of The Practice of Cultural Studies. Her current research includes changing family values and sexual morality in a global context and media and journalism.

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