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Why I've deleted my Twitter account #exhaustionrebellion by Mark Carrigan

Carrigan, Mark (2019) Why I've deleted my Twitter account #exhaustionrebellion by Mark Carrigan. Impact of Social Sciences Blog (06 Dec 2019). Blog Entry.

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fter close to a decade of using twitter as an academic, Mark Carrigan reflects on why he has decided to leave the platform. Highlighting, the benefits of twitter, but also the increasingly institutionalised nature of academic social media and the way in which social media work has become a required, but unrecognised feature of academic labour, he suggests that twitter has become yet another contributing factor to the #exhaustionrebellion.

Item Type: Online resource (Blog Entry)
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Additional Information: © 2019 The Author
Divisions: Public Policy Group
Subjects: H Social Sciences > HM Sociology
H Social Sciences > HN Social history and conditions. Social problems. Social reform
Date Deposited: 17 Feb 2020 11:18
Last Modified: 15 Sep 2023 10:23

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