The Death of Friendship

The Death of Friendship

by William Deresiewicz
     
 

What does friendship mean today? What did it used to mean? How are Facebook, Twitter, and the rest of the online world changing the way we relate to one another - and ourselves? Bestselling author William Deresiewicz traces the history of friendship from Homer to Seinfeld to show how we got to where we are today, then explores the ways that social media are destroying… See more details below

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What does friendship mean today? What did it used to mean? How are Facebook, Twitter, and the rest of the online world changing the way we relate to one another - and ourselves? Bestselling author William Deresiewicz traces the history of friendship from Homer to Seinfeld to show how we got to where we are today, then explores the ways that social media are destroying intimacy, stunting our relationships, and diminishing our ability to understand ourselves.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
2940013095724
Publisher:
New Word City, Inc.
Publication date:
08/01/2011
Sold by:
Barnes & Noble
Format:
NOOK Book
Pages:
22
Sales rank:
614,405
File size:
0 MB

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