[BOOK REVIEW] Sharing our Lives Online: Risks and Exposure in Social Media, by David R. Brake

[BOOK REVIEW] Sharing our Lives Online: Risks and Exposure in Social Media, by David R. Brake

An25679_book-review-sharing-our-lives-online-by-david-r-brakeother book to add to the wishlist, particularly related to my interests on identity (online):

In Sharing our Lives Online, journalism scholar David Brake explores many of the potential harms from self-disclosure on social media. Through a combination of his empirical research on personal bloggers and a theoretical framing of the micro and macro influences on our everyday use of social media platforms, he provides a compelling account of the risks of online communication conducted in an absence of interactional cues, alongside examining the ways in which technologies are constructed to lead us to disclose more than we may think.

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