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Bloggerati, twitterati [electronic resource] : how blogs and Twitter are transforming popular culture / Mary Cross.

By: Cross, Mary, 1934-.
Material type: TextTextPublisher: Santa Barbara, Calif. : Praeger, c2011Description: 1 online resource (xi, 190 p.).ISBN: 9780313384851 (electronic bk.); 0313384851 (electronic bk.).Subject(s): Internet -- Social aspects | Blogs -- Social aspects | Twitter | Popular culture | Twitter | Social Science | COMPUTERS -- Information TechnologyGenre/Form: Electronic books.Additional physical formats: Print version:: Bloggerati, twitterati.DDC classification: 303.48/33 Online resources: EBSCOhost
Contents:
Introduction -- Popular culture in a digital age -- Got blog? -- Twitter world -- Are blogs and twitter hijacking journalism? -- Language in a twittering, blogging world -- Issues in the age of oversharing -- Inventing the digital self -- Bloggerati, twitterati, and the transformation of practically everything -- Welcome to the revolution.
Summary: The bloggerati and twitterati are making an indelible mark on our culture, saturating the discourse and usurping established codes of behavior and communication. At the same time, they threaten to provoke a huge upheaval in mainstream media and the culture of everyday life. Is the revolution at hand or are still-greater changes on the horizon?
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Includes bibliographical references (p. [177]-179) and index.

Introduction -- Popular culture in a digital age -- Got blog? -- Twitter world -- Are blogs and twitter hijacking journalism? -- Language in a twittering, blogging world -- Issues in the age of oversharing -- Inventing the digital self -- Bloggerati, twitterati, and the transformation of practically everything -- Welcome to the revolution.

The bloggerati and twitterati are making an indelible mark on our culture, saturating the discourse and usurping established codes of behavior and communication. At the same time, they threaten to provoke a huge upheaval in mainstream media and the culture of everyday life. Is the revolution at hand or are still-greater changes on the horizon?

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