Mobile forms of communication and the transformation of relations between the public and private spheres
Jeffery, R 2008, 'Mobile forms of communication and the transformation of relations between the public and private spheres' , in: Popular media and communication: essays on publics, practices and processes , Cambridge Scholars Publishing, Newcastle, UK, pp. 5-23.
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Stress is placed upon contextual issues and for this reason we will theoretically consider aspects of the modern society that are working in conjunction with the mobile phone to alter the public/private dichotomy. The article focuses upon the themes of: emergent practices, community, authority, domestication and etiquette, and notions of space. Rather than focusing solely on perceived change we shall also consider continuities and adaptation in social action, drawing on a range of ethnographic research.
|Item Type:||Book Section|
|Additional Information:||Edited volume of papers from the MeCCSA 2007 conference held in Coventry, UK in January 2007. Published in USIR with the permission of Cambridge Scholars Publishing.|
|Uncontrolled Keywords:||Mobile phones, public/private dichotomy, technology, social practices, domestication|
|Editors:||Ross, Kand Price, S|
|Themes:||Subjects / Themes > T Technology > T Technology (General)|
Subjects / Themes > H Social Sciences > HE Transportation and Communications
Subjects outside of the University Themes
|Schools:||Colleges and Schools > College of Arts & Social Sciences|
Colleges and Schools > College of Arts & Social Sciences
Colleges and Schools > College of Arts & Social Sciences > School of Humanities, Languages & Social Sciences
|Publisher:||Cambridge Scholars Publishing|
|Depositing User:||R Jeffery|
|Date Deposited:||21 Apr 2009 14:32|
|Last Modified:||27 Sep 2011 12:15|
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