Social Networking Sites and Complex Technology Assessment

@article{Fuchs2010SocialNS,
  title={Social Networking Sites and Complex Technology Assessment},
  author={Christian Fuchs},
  journal={IJEP},
  year={2010},
  volume={1},
  pages={19-38}
}
introDuCtion Technology assessment employs social theory, social research, and ethics for assessing the impacts that specific technologies have on society. The purpose of this paper is to distinguish various causal logics of technology assessment, to introduce the approach of complex dialectical technology assessment and to apply this approach to the realm of social networking sites. Social networking sites (SNS) are integrated world wide web-based information, aBstraCt Social networking sites… CONTINUE READING

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