Sharing Our Lives Online

Risks and Exposure in Social Media

  • David R. Brake

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-viii
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  7. Back Matter
    Pages 162-193

About this book


Why do we share so much about our lives on social media when we often have little idea who might be reading or viewing? David R. Brake examines the causes and consequences of moving towards a radically open society.


Social media privacy Facebook Twitter social networks risk harm teens young people digital natives regulation reputation Content media Memo online social media society

Authors and affiliations

  • David R. Brake
    • 1
  1. 1.University of BedfordshireUK

Bibliographic information

  • DOI
  • Copyright Information Palgrave Macmillan, a division of Macmillan Publishers Limited 2014
  • Publisher Name Palgrave Macmillan, London
  • eBook Packages Palgrave Media & Culture Collection
  • Print ISBN 978-0-230-32036-9
  • Online ISBN 978-1-137-31271-6
  • About this book