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New Social Ties: Contemporary Connections in a Fragmented Society

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This book explores new social ties and forms of intimate bonding. Social and personal relationships are being profoundly transformed by changing lifestyles triggered by perceived crises in family, community, work and leisure, and by developments in global media technologies. Are friendships now being authenticated as non-hierarchical and flexible? Deborah Chambers draws on ...more
Paperback, 224 pages
Published December 12th 2006 by Palgrave Macmillan (first published October 12th 2006)
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