Tag: sociology

Castells and the Network Society

The term ‘network society’ was first coined in 1981 by Norwegian sociologist and social psychologist Stein Braten, to describe a society powered by networked information...

Media and society

Does the media reflect or construct social reality? This question is at the heart of lively debate among sociologists about the relationship between media and...

Age & Aging: Crash Course Sociology #36

We’re getting old. That’s true on a personal level, of course – every second you’re sitting there surfing the internet, you’re getting one second older....

Housing as a Human Right

THE GREAT AMERICAN HOUSING CRUNCH AND WHAT ORGANIZING CAN DO ABOUT IT. THIS WEEK ON THE LAURA FLANDERS SHOW, WE DISCUSS SOME OF THE CHALLENGES...