Is Data the New Coal? - Four Issues with Christian Fuchs on Social Media

  • Christoph Raetzsch

Abstract

In the first part of this essay I will briefly review Social Media itself, introducing the main arguments and pointing out the benefits and shortcomings of the book. In the main part, I want to concentrate on four major issues that Fuchs addresses in Social Media and in other publications. These issues are likely to inform debates about social media in a broad range of disciplines and they are pertinent to any critique or theory of social media in contemporary societies...

Author Biography

Christoph Raetzsch
Published
July 5, 2016
How to Cite
Raetzsch, C. (2016, July 5). Is Data the New Coal? - Four Issues with Christian Fuchs on Social Media. Networking Knowledge: Journal of the MeCCSA Postgraduate Network, 9(5). https://doi.org/https://doi.org/10.31165/nk.2016.95.460