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The great Indian phone book : how the cheap cell phone changes business, politics, and daily life

Autore: Assa Doron; Robin Jeffrey
Editore: Cambridge, Mass. : Harvard University Press, 2013.
Edizione/Formato:   eBook : Document : English : 1st Harvard University Press edVedi tutte le edizioni e i formati
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In 2001, India had 4 million cell phone subscribers. Ten years later, that number had exploded to more than 750 million. Over just a decade, the mobile phone was transformed from a rare and unwieldy instrument to a palm-sized, affordable staple, taken for granted by poor fishermen in Kerala and affluent entrepreneurs in Mumbai alike. The Great Indian Phone Book investigates the social revolution ignited by what may  Per saperne di più…
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Genere/forma: Electronic books
Informazioni aggiuntive sul formato: Print version:
Doron, Assa.
Great Indian phone book.
Cambridge, Mass. : Harvard University Press, 2013
(DLC) 2012040090
(OCoLC)812067691
Tipo materiale: Document, Risorsa internet
Tipo documento: Internet Resource, Computer File
Tutti gli autori / Collaboratori: Assa Doron; Robin Jeffrey
ISBN: 9780674074248 0674074246
Numero OCLC: 831625533
Descrizione: 1 online resource (xxxii, 293 pages, [24] pages of plates) : illustrations, maps
Contenuti: Introduction: 'so uncanny and out of place' --
Controlling communication --
Celling India --
Missionaries of the mobile --
Mechanics of the mobile --
For business --
For politics --
For women and households --
For 'wrongdoing': 'waywardness' to terror --
Conclusion: 'it's the autonomy, stupid'. pt. 1. Controlling --
pt. 2. Connecting --
pt. 3. Consuming.
Responsabilità: Assa Doron and Robin Jeffrey.

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Over just a decade in India, the mobile phone was transformed from a rare, unwieldy instrument to a palm-sized staple that even poor fisherman can afford. Assa Doron and Robin Jeffrey investigate the  Per saperne di più…

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