Summary: The Screen, The Brain, And Human Nature By Justin Vinh

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The Impact of social media Adekemi Adesina Languages & Humanities Department, Ivy Tech Community College ENGL 111: Composition I Dr. Butler June 16, 2023 The Impact of social media In today’s digital age, social media has become integral to our lives, transforming how we communicate, gather information, and perceive the world. In his thought-provoking article “Social Media: The Screen, the Brain, and human nature,” Justin Vinh explores the multifaceted impact of social media on individuals and society. This essay aims to provide a focused summary of Vinh’s ideas and respond to one specific notion presented by the author. By critically analyzing the author’s arguments, examining our responses, and evaluating the author’s credibility, we can gain valuable insights into the effects of social media on our lives. …show more content…

Justin Vinh also explains in detail how social media affects our day-to-day life. He describes social media could be harmful, and it detaches us from our reality by creating a flawed vision of our personal lives. He delves into the neurological implications of excessive screen time, citing research that suggests social media use can impact attention span, memory retention, and emotional well-being. He also discusses social media's role in mobilizing public opinion, disseminating information, and highlighting its positive and negative

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