Publicizing Friendship

The High School Blog
By Hélène Delaunay-Téterel


This article proposes an analysis of high school’s blogs as interactive constructions of strong ties. On their blogs, high school students choose some individuals and create privileged relationships. The publicity given to these elective relations offers the group a confirmation (or invalidation) of this friendship ties. The blog is the modern tool of friendship in adolescence.


  • sociability
  • blog
  • high school
  • strong ties
  • adolescence
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