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A village goes mobile : telephony, mediation, and social change in rural India

Author: Sirpa Tenhunen
Publisher: New York, NY : Oxford University Press, [2018]
Series: Studies in mobile communication.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"This book examines how mobile telephony contributes to social change in rural India on the basis of ethnographic fieldwork. The book investigates how the use of mobile phones has influenced economic, political and social relationships including gender relationships, and how these new social constellations relate to culture and development"--
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Tenhunen, Sirpa.
Village goes mobile.
New York, NY : Oxford University Press, [2018]
(DLC) 2017041847
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Sirpa Tenhunen
ISBN: 9780190630294 0190630299 9780190630300 0190630302 9780190876562 0190876565
OCLC Number: 1031373890
Description: 1 online resource.
Contents: Theorizing phone use contexts and mediation --
Why mobile phones became ubiquitous : remediation and socialities --
Mobile telephony, economy and social logistics --
Mediating gender : mobile phones and women's agency --
Mediating conflict : mobile telephony and politics --
Smartphones, caste and intersectionalities.
Series Title: Studies in mobile communication.
Responsibility: Sirpa Tenhunen.

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Drawing on ethnographic field work, A Village Goes Mobile examines how mobile telephony contributes to social change in rural India. The book investigates how the use of mobile phones has influenced  Read more...

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