The female body on social media

Eckler, Petya and Kalyango Jr., Yusuf; Burns, Kelli S., ed. (2017) The female body on social media. In: Social Media. Contemporary World Issues . ABC-CLIO Greenwood, Goleta, CA, pp. 139-145. ISBN 9781440843556

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The essays in this chapter authored by communication scholars and professionals provide a range of perspectives on social media. The issues covered explore societal topics including the impact of social media on young women’s perceptions of their bodies and how social media both helps and hurts victims of sexual assault.