23. Online Identity

  1. John Hartley AM,
  2. Jean Burgess and
  3. Axel Bruns
  1. Alice E. Marwick

Published Online: 31 JAN 2013

DOI: 10.1002/9781118321607.ch23

A Companion to New Media Dynamics

A Companion to New Media Dynamics

How to Cite

Marwick, A. E. (2013) Online Identity, in A Companion to New Media Dynamics (eds J. Hartley, J. Burgess and A. Bruns), Wiley-Blackwell, Oxford, UK. doi: 10.1002/9781118321607.ch23

Editor Information

  1. Queensland University of Technology, Brisbane, Australia

Author Information

  1. Fordham University, USA

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 31 JAN 2013
  2. Published Print: 9 FEB 2013

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9781444332247

Online ISBN: 9781118321607

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Keywords:

  • online identity;
  • self-presentation;
  • Facebook/Twitter stream;
  • theories of identity;
  • identity, socially constructed;
  • symbolic markers;
  • “online”/“offline” identity;
  • customization;
  • identity politics;
  • “context collapse”

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • Theories of Identity

  • Social Media and Online Identity

  • Identity Construction

  • Identity and Difference

  • Context Collapse and Privacy

  • Authenticity

  • Conclusion

  • References