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Department
Communication, Culture and Technology
Course
CCT109H5
Professor
Hisham Ragab
Semester
Fall

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Motivation Rationale What happens to the facebook profile of someone who dies, and what are the consequences of the actions taken by others for the deceased’s digital identity? How do Facebook’s features support or constrain online information practice of mourning the death of a loved one/ How do facebook’s term of use polices affect the memory of the deceased? Frameworks - Goffman – grief (back stage) - & mourning (front stage) - Continual bond theory - Self-curation & moral rights Methodology - Survey (n=180) - Interviews (n=5) - Document analysis  Facebook profiles  Memorial pages  Obituaries Findings: RQ 1.: What happens to the facebook profile of a user that passed away, and how do the actions taken by living users affect the deceased’s digital identity? - Active accounts - Deleted accounts - Wizard of Oz profiles - Memorial pages RQ2: How do facebook’s features support or constrain online information practice of mourning the death of a loved one? - Facebook’s features allow the living users to connect with other bereaved facebook individuals s
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