Side@Ways

Side@Ways

Mobile Margins and the Dynamics of Communication in Africa

eBook - 2013
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Marginality does not mean isolation. In Africa where people are permanently on the move in search, inter alia, of a ëbetter elsewhereí, marginality means disconnection to obvious possibilities and the invisibility of the myriad connections that make life possible for the ordinarily sidestepped. This book is about the workings of networks of the mobile in Africa, a continent usually associated with the ëglobal shadowsí of the world. How do changes in the possibilities for communication, with the recent hype of mobile technology, influence the social and economic dynamics in Africaís mobile marg.
Publisher: Oxford : Langaa RPCIG, 2013
ISBN: 9789956728060
9956728063
9789956728763
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9789956728435
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9789956728060
9789956728763
Characteristics: 1 online resource (212 pages)
Additional Contributors: Nyamnjoh, Francis

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