SOC 100 Week 3 Learning Team Assignment Online Social Networking Paper
Complete the following, individually:
- Enter at least one online social networking website of your choice.
- Explore and participate in the site.
Write a 1,050- to 1,400-word analysis paper, as a team, and address the following components:
- Identify the accessed online social network sites.
- Describe the sites’ purposes, content, and participant populations.
- Describe each individual’s experience in the chosen site.
Address the following questions:
- What is the cultural significance of online social networks?
- What is the social effect of online social networks?
- What potential effect do online social networking sites have on face-to-face interaction?
- What cultural values are reinforced or challenged by online social networking sites?
- What are possible future online social networking trends?
Provide a conclusion that includes the following:
- An assessment of the current, primary traditional agent of socialization in our society
- A prediction on whether or not social networking sites will become the primary 21st century agent of socialization in our society