A Study of the Play Element of a Location-Based Social Network: Foursquare (20 Min)

The videography presents the social network location-based Foursquare within the perspective of users and experts. We develop the theory of the play element as a social function applied to Foursquare (Huizinga, 1951). Implications as well as limitations and avenues of research are finally introduced.



Citation:

Alexandra Vignolles (2013) ,"A Study of the Play Element of a Location-Based Social Network: Foursquare (20 Min)", in NA - Advances in Consumer Research Volume 41, eds. Simona Botti and Aparna Labroo, Duluth, MN : Association for Consumer Research, Pages: .

Authors

Alexandra Vignolles, INSEEC Business School, France



Volume

NA - Advances in Consumer Research Volume 41 | 2013



Share Proceeding

Featured papers

See More

Featured

C4. The role of attachment to a human brand in improving eating habits

Amélie Guèvremont, École des Sciences de la Gestion, UQAM

Read More

Featured

Trapped in the rabbit hole: Life history strategies modulate the impact of mild stress on hedonic consumption

Bob Fennis, University of Groningen, The Netherlands
Justina Gineikiene, ISM University of Management and Economics
Dovile Barauskaite, ISM University of Management and Economics
Guido M. van Koningsbruggen, Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam

Read More

Featured

K3. Goal or Knowledge? Exploring the Nature of Culture and its Consequential Effect

Xiaohua Zhao, Tsinghua University
Fang Wan, University of Manitoba, Canada
Antonios Stamatogiannakis, IE Business School, IE University
Haiyang Yang, Johns Hopkins University

Read More

Engage with Us

Becoming an Association for Consumer Research member is simple. Membership in ACR is relatively inexpensive, but brings significant benefits to its members.