Read at least two articles from Online Versus IRL: How Has Social Networking Changed How We Relate to One Another? Pages 530 – 556 before you respond to the discussion.
Discuss the impact that you believe social networking has on society. Your original post should be at least one developed and detailed paragraph in length and include at least ONE reference/example from the reading. Your response should have a strong topic sentence or thesis. Use specific examples/information from the essays to support your views in your response.
“Are We Slaves to Our Online Selves?” by Jules Evans
“Eat, Pray, Post” by Navneet Alang
Eat, Pray, Post: How Virality Is Westernizing the Entire World
“I Know What You Think of Me?” by Tim Kreider
I Know What You Think of Me
“Is Facebook Making Us Lonely?” by Stephen Marche
Is Facebook Making Us Lonely?
“How Social Media is Having a Positive Impact on Our Culture” by Josh Rose
How Social Media Is Having a Positive Impact On Our Culture [OPINION]
- Critical Thinking Skills—to include creative thinking, innovation, inquiry, and analysis, evaluation and synthesis of information
- Teamwork—to include the ability to consider different points of view and to work effectively with others to support a shared purpose or goal
- Write in a style that clearly communicates meaning, builds credibility, and inspires belief or action.