The Age of Conversation--A New Book (Hardcover, Paper and E-Book) For The World Of Social Media.

A professor I had at the University of Michigan, Robert Putnam, wrote a famous book in 2000 called Bowling Alone: The Collapse And Revival of American Community, in which he decried the decline of civic organizations in American society. He argued that individual anomie was replacing the ties that knit us together as a society. Little did he know that social media would soon begin to tie us together digitally in ways that we are only just now beginning to understand.

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