Social Butterflies: Reclaiming the Positive Power of Social Networks

Social Butterflies: Reclaiming the Positive Power of Social Networks

by Michael Sanders Author and Susannah Hume Author

In the era of social media, which can so easily make us lose faith in humanity, how can we remain positive and hopeful? Social scientists Micheal Sanders and Susannah Hume introduce their research to explain how to reclaim our social instincts as a vector for positive cultural change. Instead of viewing this new form of social connection as a negative force, Sanders and Hume challenge their reader to pivot into the framework that we can use these connections to organize better, create more healthier relationships and be embody better social selves