Eric Klinenberg

Eric Klinenberg is a sociology professor at New York University. He is author of Palaces for the People: How Social Infrastructure Can Help Fight Inequality, Polarization, and the Decline of Civic Life.

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Social Media Can’t Replace Social Infrastructure Social Media Can’t Replace Social Infrastructure

The library, not Facebook, is the primary institution promoting literacy and providing Internet access to those who have no other way to get online.

May 2, 2019 / Between Us, We Cover the World / Eric Klinenberg

Mega-merger Mania Mega-merger Mania

Americans overwhelmingly oppose media consolidation, but the FCC is poised to further relax media ownership rules.

Jun 15, 2006 / Feature / Eric Klinenberg

Bourgeois Dystopias Bourgeois Dystopias

The suburbs don't feel suburban anymore.

Jun 10, 2004 / Books & the Arts / Eric Klinenberg