‘I don't have anything to hide, but … ': the challenges and negotiations of social and mobile media privacy for non-dominant youth

  title={‘I don't have anything to hide, but … ': the challenges and negotiations of social and mobile media privacy for non-dominant youth},
  author={Jacqueline Ryan Vickery},
  journal={Information, Communication \& Society},
  pages={281 - 294}
  • J. Vickery
  • Published 4 March 2015
  • Sociology
  • Information, Communication & Society
Drawing from interviews and focus groups with teens in a low-income and ethnically diverse high school in central Texas, this paper explores the unique social privacy challenges and strategies of low-income and non-dominant youth. Situating the research in a broader context in which non-dominant teens are increasingly surveilled, I demonstrate how teens manage social privacy in at least three ways. First, they negotiate liminal boundaries of what constitutes a communal or shareable mobile… 
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