Intimacy and Friendship on Facebook

  • Authors
  • Alex┬áLambert

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-vii
  2. Alex Lambert
    Pages 1-7
  3. Alex Lambert
    Pages 8-28
  4. Alex Lambert
    Pages 50-56
  5. Alex Lambert
    Pages 57-76
  6. Alex Lambert
    Pages 77-94
  7. Alex Lambert
    Pages 95-114
  8. Alex Lambert
    Pages 115-144
  9. Alex Lambert
    Pages 145-175
  10. Alex Lambert
    Pages 176-184
  11. Back Matter
    Pages 185-201

About this book


Intimacy and Friendship on Facebook theorises the impact of Facebook on our social lives through the lens of intimacy. Lambert constructs an original understanding of why people welcome public intimacy on Facebook and how they attempt to control it, asking the reader to re-imagine what it means to be intimate online.


control Online performance privacy security

Bibliographic information

  • DOI
  • Copyright Information Palgrave Macmillan, a division of Macmillan Publishers Limited 2013
  • Publisher Name Palgrave Macmillan, London
  • eBook Packages Palgrave Media & Culture Collection
  • Print ISBN 978-1-137-32284-5
  • Online ISBN 978-1-137-28714-4
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