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書名 Internet and emotions / edited by Tova Benski and Eran Fisher
出版項 New York ; Milton Park, Abingdon, Oxon : Routledge, 2014
國際標準書號 9780415819442 (hbk.)
9780203427408 (ebk.)
book jacket
館藏地 索書號 處理狀態 OPAC 訊息 條碼
 人文社會聯圖  HM851 .I5695985 2014    在架上    30610020428140
 民族所圖書館  HM851 .I5695985 2014    在架上    30520020809886
說明 x, 236 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
text rdacontent
unmediated rdamedia
volume rdacarrier
系列 Routledge studies in science, technology and society ; 22
Routledge studies in science, technology, and society ; 22
附註 Includes bibliographical references and indexes
"Nothing seems more far removed from the visceral, bodily experience of emotions than the cold, rational technology of the Internet. But as this collection shows, the internet and emotions intersect in interesting and surprising ways. Internet and Emotions is the fruit of an interdisciplinary collaboration of scholars from the sociology of emotions and communication and media studies. It features theoretical and empirical chapters from international researchers who investigate a wide range of issues concerning the sociology of emotions in the context of new media. The book fills a substantial gap in the social research of digital technology, and examines whether the internet invokes emotional states differently from other media and unmediated situations, how emotions are mobilized and internalized into online practices, and how the social definitions of emotions are changing with the emergence of the internet. It explores a wide range of behaviors and emotions from love to mourning, anger, resentment and sadness. What happens to our emotional life in a mediated, disembodied environment, without the bodily element of physical co-presence to set off emotional exchanges? Are there qualitatively new kinds of emotional exchanges taking place on the internet? These are only some of the questions explored in the chapters of this book, with quite surprising answers"-- Provided by publisher
主題 Internet -- Psychological aspects
Internet -- Social aspects
Online social networks -- Psychological aspects
Social media -- Psychological aspects
Alt Author Bensky, Tova
Fisher, Eran
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