Socializing the classroom : social networks and online learning

Author
Barnes, Susan B.
Title
Socializing the classroom : social networks and online learning / Susan B. Barnes.
Format
Book
Published
Lanham : Lexington Books, c2012.
Description
xvii, 209 p. ; 23 cm.
URL
<Cover image> http://covers.rowmanlittlefield.com/L/07/391/0739140132.jpg
Notes
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents note
Machine generated contents note: Introduction -- Chapter 1: What are Social Media? -- Chapter 2: Self Identity and Awareness -- Chapter 3: Space Versus Place -- Chapter 4: Structure of Networking Communities -- Chapter 5: Awareness and Notification -- Chapter 6: Second Life and Social Presence -- Chapter 7: Ethical Issues in Virtual Worlds -- Chapter 8: Social Norms -- Chapter 9: Trust Online -- Chapter 10: Remix Culture -- Chapter 11: Social Capital: The Goal of Social Networking -- Conclusion.
Summary
"Socializing the Classroom: Social Networks and Online Learning, by Susan B. Barnes, examines how social media can be used in education through two research grants and real-world applications. Barnes analyzes social media including Facebook, Courseware, and Second Life, while providing a theoretical foundation for examining social software. A new generation of students is surrounded by digital technologies, leading scholars and teachers to consider virtual worlds to engage students"-- Provided by publisher.
Subject headings
Internet in education.
Social media.
Education--Effect of technological innovations on.
ISBN
9780739140130 (hardback)
0739140132 (hardback)
9780739140154 (electronic)
0739140159 (electronic)

Holdings

Library
Blmgtn - Education Library
Call Number
LB1044.87 .B36 2012
Location
Stacks
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