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Turkle, Sherry

  • By: Theresa M. Senft
  • In: Encyclopedia of New Media
  • Edited by: Steve Jones
  • Subject:General Media, Communication & Cultural Studies

1948–

Sociologist

Sherry Turkle is a sociologist and psychologist, best known for her ethnographic studies of computer users during the 1980s and 1990s. In her own words, Turkle writes on “the evolving computer culture and on the questions that surround the relationship between ...

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