Random blog posts about research in political communication, how people learn or don't learn from the media, why it all matters -- plus other stuff that interests me. It's my blog, after all. I can do what I want.
Saturday, November 7, 2009
The Internet and Social Connectedness
That remarkable place, the Pew Center, has a new report out that challenges the conventional wisdom -- and previous research -- that the Internet leads to fewer real-world social connections. Absolutely worth the read if you do work in Internet, social capital, or connectivity among people.