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O Pew Internet & American Life Project acaba de divulgar um estudo sobre os laos sociais na Net. Este “The Strength of Internet Ties – The internet and email aid users in maintaining their social networks and provide pathways to help when people face big decisions“, revela que, ao contrrio do que poderia pensar-se, o estabelecimento de novos relacionamentos na Net no esmorece laos de proximidade fsica:
Instead of disappearing, people’s communities are transforming: The traditional human orientation to neighborhood- and village-based groups is moving towards communities that are oriented around geographically dispersed social networks.
People communicate and maneuver in these networks rather than being bound up in one solidary community. Yet people’s networks continue to have substantial numbers of relatives and neighbors – the traditional bases of community – as well as friends and workmates
“.
O ‘individualismo em rede’ alarga o espao de contacto humano e aumenta as possibilidades de associao – um sinal positivo.

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