Mobile Media in the Asia-Pacific: Gender and the Art of Being Mobile


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This century has been marked by the rapid and divergent uptake of mobile telephony throughout the world. The mobile phone has become a poignant symbol for postmodernity and the attendant modes of global mobility and immobility. Most notably, the icon of the mobile phone is most palpable in the Asia-Pacific in which a diversity of innovation and consumer practices - reflecting gender and locality - can be found. Through the lens of gendered mobile media, Mobile Media in the Asia Pacific provides insight into this phenomenon ...

Mobile Media in the Asia-Pacific: Gender and The Art of Being Mobile 2011, Routledge, London

ISBN-13: 9780415690119