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Author Silvestri, Lisa Ellen.

Title Friended at the front : social media in the American war zone / Lisa Ellen Silvestri
Published Lawrence, Kansas : University Press of Kansas, [2015]
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Contents List of military abbreviations -- Introduction: new faces of war -- Incongruities across social media and military cultures -- From posting mail to posting status -- Photos from the field -- Marine Corps video memes -- Conclusion: this means war
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Notes Print version record
Subject Facebook (Electronic resource) -- Social aspects -- United States.
YouTube (Electronic resource) -- Social aspects -- United States.
Deployment (Strategy) -- Social aspects -- United States.
Marines -- United States -- Social life and customs -- 21st century -- Case studies.
Social media -- Government policy -- United States.
Soldiers -- Family relationships -- United States -- History -- 21st century.
Soldiers -- United States -- Correspondence.
Soldiers -- United States -- Social life and customs -- 21st century.
War and families -- United States -- History -- 21st century.
United States -- Armed Forces -- Military life -- History -- 21st century.
Genre/Form Case studies.
Personal correspondence.
Form Electronic book
ISBN 0700621636 (electronic bk.)
9780700621637 (electronic bk.)
(cloth ; alk. paper)