IntroductionCharles Steinfield is a professor in the Department of Telecommunication, Information Studies, and Media at Michigan State University, where he has held a faculty position for more than two decades. He holds a B.A. in Communication from Michigan State University, and an M.A. and Ph.D. in Communication Theory and Research from the Annenberg School for Communication at the University of Southern California. Professor Charles Steinfield is regarded today as one of the leading researchers in the world in the area of the social and organizational impacts of information and communication technologies.
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- Steinfield, C., Ellison, N., Lampe, C., & Vitak, J. (2012). Online social network sites and the concept of social capital. In Lee, F. L., Leung, L., Qiu, J. S., and Chu, D. (eds.), Frontiers in New Media Research, New York: Routledge, 2012, 115-131.
- Ellison, N.B., Steinfield, C., & Lampe, C. (2011). Connection strategies: Social capital implications of Facebook-enabled communication practices. New Media & Society, 13 (6), 873-892.
- Vitak, J., Ellison, N., & Steinfield, C. (2011). The ties that bond: Re-examining the relationship between Facebook use and bonding social capital. In Proceedings of the 44th Annual Hawaii International Conference on System Sciences (CD-ROM). Computer Society Press.
- Ellison, N., Lampe, C., Steinfield, C., & Vitak, J. (2010). With a little help from my Friends: Social network sites and social capital. In Z. Papacharissi (Ed.), A networked self: Identity, community and culture on social network sites. New York: Routledge.