Student socialization in the age of facebook

  title={Student socialization in the age of facebook},
  author={Louise Barkhuus and Juliana Tashiro},
Most research regarding online social networks such as Facebook, MySpace, Linked-In and Friendster has looked at these networks in terms of activity within the online network, such as profile management and friending behavior. In this paper we are instead focusing on offline socializing structures around an online social network (exemplified by Facebook) and how this can facilitate in-person social life for students. Because students lead nomadic lives, they find Facebook a particularly useful… CONTINUE READING
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