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Hour A, Segment 5
Alone together: Losing touch with each other in a world of “social” media
Sherry Turkle is the Abby Rockefeller Mauzé Professor of the Social Studies of Science and Technology at MIT and the author of Alone Together: Why We Expect More from Technology and Less from Each Other (Basic Books, 2012).