Social media and fatic communication: toward a typology of practices in the web. Itis often said that the communicative functioning of social networks is based on the “faticfunction” of language and, in general, of semiosis. The purpose of this paper is to clarifythe conceptual meaning of this notion, returning to the fundamental authors who havecoined it; and therefore to show its relationships with the referential function, on the onehand, and the expressive one, on the other. Hence, another aim of the paper is sketch atypology of facebook users, halfway between desire to share and self-construction project.
|Numero di pagine||24|
|Stato di pubblicazione||Published - 2017|