Essay on The Effects Of Social Media On Society

1861 Words Dec 5th, 2016 8 Pages
At the present time, social media advances and the growth of its use has caused on many occasions that this so-called technology has negative effects on the way people related to others . Although it is true that the use of this technology on many occasions it helps many people to be in contact with those who are far away. Social platforms like Facebook and tweeter among others bring advantages for people, but at the same time have a negative effect on their behavior. The way they respond to interpersonal relationships and the outcomes that may come from them. For instance, the research about the effects that technology has on social lives, the way social media influences the self- editing thru social comparison, the impact of technological communication has on life and relationship satisfaction and how people hide their emotions behind the screen of a device in order to feel safe. This various research supports the argument presented by Sherryl Turkle in her essay “No Need to Call”, where she argues that the use of social media has a negative effect on peoples’ behavior and the way people interact with society. First, the research and the findings on the usage of social media, and how affects people’s relationships uphold the argument presented by Turkle about the effects that technology has on people’s social lives. In their article Bicen Huseyin and his colleagues of the faculty of education at the Near east university of North Cyprus present their findings in…

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