Download e-book for iPad: Cyberbullies, Cyberactivists, Cyberpredators: Film, TV, and by Lauren Rosewarne

By Lauren Rosewarne

Written by way of a professional in media, pop culture, gender, and sexuality, this ebook surveys the typical archetypes of net users—from geeks, nerds, and players to hackers, scammers, and predators—and assesses what those stereotypes show approximately our culture's attitudes relating to gender, know-how, intimacy, and identity.

• offers exhaustively researched and richly distinct information regarding the interaction among media representations of net clients and gender, politics, know-how, and society that's interesting and enjoyable to read

• offers findings that recommend that during spite of the web being so accepted, technophobia continues to be an inherent subtext of many popular culture references to it

• Considers how nearly all of the portrayals of net person stereotypes are male—and evaluates how those male-dominated roles form and are formed by means of well known attitudes approximately sexuality, expertise, intimacy, and identity

• Written via Lauren Rosewarne, a broadly released specialist within the parts of recent media, pop culture, gender, and sexuality

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