Please explain your responses (1-2 paragraphs).
Part II. In Ch. 12, Turkle critiques venting as an attempt to receive social support from strangers (rather than friends) because people go online to “feel better, not to make things right.” (p. 232). Yet, Wright & Webb (see Ch. 8) highlight the advantages of CMC weak-tie relationships (over strong-tie relationships) because of their usefulness in helping people cope with “stressful situations” (Wright & Webb, p. 145).