THE IMPACT OF SOCIAL MEDIA ON SOCIAL BEHAVIOUR OF NIGERIA YOUTHS (A case study of Osun State Polytechnic Students, Iree)

CHAPTER ONE 1.0    Introduction 1.1    Background to the Study (Boyd, 2010) says communication is a basic human need and for that reason, man has always found a means of meeting this need. The media, which is an umbrella term for various means of communication, has become an integral part of human life around the world. The earliest forms of personal media, speech and gestures, had the benefit of being easy to use and did not necessarily need complex technology. The weaknesses of not being able to communicate to large audiences led to the development of mass media, such as writing. …READ MORE …

THE PLACE OF SOCIAL MEDIA IN THE PRESENT ICT ERA (A case study of Facebook)

CHAPTER ONE 1.0    Introduction 1.1    Background to Study Communication is a basic human need and for that reason, man has always found a means of meeting this need. The media, which is an umbrella term for various means of communication, has become an integral part of human life around the world. The earliest forms of personal media, speech and gestures, had the benefit of being easy to use and did not necessarily need complex technology. The weaknesses of not being able to communicate to large audiences led to the development of mass media, such as writing. With these developments, the …READ MORE …