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Language: en
Pages: 256
Authors: Larissa Hjorth, Jean Burgess, Ingrid Richardson
Categories: Social Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2012-04-23 - Publisher: Routledge

The iPhone represents an important moment in both the short history of mobile media and the long history of cultural technologies. Like the Walkman of the 1980s, it marks a juncture in which notions about identity, individualism, lifestyle and sociality require rearticulation. this book explores not only the iPhone’s particular
Foundations of Mobile Media Studies
Language: en
Pages: 274
Authors: Jason Farman
Categories: Social Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2015-11-19 - Publisher: Routledge

Foundations of Mobile Media Studies gathers some of the most important texts in this emerging field, offering readers key approaches to understanding our moment and our media. The impact of mobile media is far reaching and this book discusses topics such as human intimacy, social space, political uprisings, labor, mobile
The Routledge Companion to Mobile Media
Language: en
Pages: 559
Authors: Gerard Goggin, Larissa Hjorth
Categories: Social Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2014-05-09 - Publisher: Routledge

The last decade has witnessed the rise of the cell phone from a mode of communication to an indispensable multimedia device, and this phenomenon has led to the burgeoning of mobile communication studies in media, cultural studies, and communication departments across the academy. The Routledge Companion to Mobile Media seeks
Mobile Media, Political Participation, and Civic Activism in Asia
Language: en
Pages: 236
Authors: Ran Wei
Categories: Language Arts & Disciplines
Type: BOOK - Published: 2016-09-23 - Publisher: Springer

This book explores how personalized content and the inherent networked nature of the mobile media could and do lead to positive externalities in social progress in Asian societies. Empirical studies that examine uses of the mobile phone and apps (voice mailing, SMS, mobile social media, mobile Weibo, mobile WeChat, etc.)
Mobile Media Learning
Language: en
Pages: 270
Authors: et al., Christopher Holden
Categories: Education
Type: BOOK - Published: 2015-04-16 - Publisher: Lulu.com

This book is an inspirational message about what is possible and practical in the name of learning through mobile media. We present stories from a diverse set of educators, a microcosm of the landscape of mobile media learning. Each author has found a way to create something new and beautiful