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The digital imaginaries of urban youth

Leurs, Koen (2015) The digital imaginaries of urban youth. Parenting for a Digital Future (13 May 2015). Website.

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As young people move from one hot app to the next, Koen Leurs explains social media practices among working and (upper) middle class youth in London and finds significant differences in relation to family contexts. Koen is a researcher in the Department of Media and Communications at the LSE. He has a background in gender studies and currently seeks to understand how young Londoners engage with cultural diversity using social media such as Facebook, Twitter and YouTube.

Item Type: Online resource (Website)
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Additional Information: © 2015 The Author(s) CC BY 3.0
Divisions: LSE
Subjects: H Social Sciences > HE Transportation and Communications
H Social Sciences > HM Sociology
H Social Sciences > HQ The family. Marriage. Woman
L Education > L Education (General)
T Technology > T Technology (General)
Date Deposited: 10 May 2017 10:35
Last Modified: 15 Sep 2023 20:05

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