Hi, I am researching on the impact of social networking services such as Facebook, MySpace and Twitter on behaviour amongst youths. Experts have listed outcomes such as increased narcissism, a decline in real life social interactivity, as well as an increased sense of false self-importance. I am curious to know what positive impacts these websites have on behaviour amongst youths.
I personally feel some positive aspects of social networking services in regards to youth behaviour include:
Here are some resources that have influenced my work:
Understanding Social Networking On Young People's Construction and Co-Construction of Identity Online
Social Networking: Scourge of the 21st Century?
Social Networking: A Full Report