Haunting Hands: Mobile Media Practices and Loss

Haunting Hands: Mobile Media Practices and Loss

Haunting Hands looks closely at the consequences of digital media’s ubiquitous presence in our lives, in particular the representing, sharing, and remembering of loss. From Facebook tribute pages during public disasters to the lingering digital traces on a smartphone of the deceased, the digital is both extending earlier memorial practices and creating new ways in which death and loss manifest themselves.

Transnational Migrations in the Asia-Pacific

Transnational Migrations in the Asia-Pacific

This edited collection interrogates the diversity of transnational migration experiences in the Asia-Pacific through the lens of digital ethnography in order to explore the transformative effects digital media plays in these experiences.

The Rise of Nerd Politics: Digital Activism and Political Change

The Rise of Nerd Politics: Digital Activism and Political Change

The irruption of WikiLeaks, Anonymous, Snowden and other tech-savvy actors onto the global political stage raises urgent questions about the impact of digital activism on political systems around the world. The Rise of Nerd Politics is an anthropological exploration of the role that such actors play in sparking and managing new processes of political change in the digital age.

Netflix Nations: The Geography of Digital Distribution

Netflix Nations: The Geography of Digital Distribution

Contrary to popular belief, the story of Netflix is not just an American one. From Argentina to Australia, Netflix’s ascension from a Silicon Valley start-up to an international television service has transformed media consumption on a global scale. Netflix Nations will help readers make sense of a complex, ever-shifting streaming media environment.

Creating with Mobile Media

Creating with Mobile Media

One of the first books to address the nature of creative practice through ethnographic research focused on how artists and writers engage with mobile media.

Digital Ethnography Principles & Practice

Digital Ethnography Principles & Practice

This sharp, innovative book champions the rising significance of ethnographic research on the use of digital resources around the world. It contextualises digital and pre-digital ethnographic research and demonstrates how the methodological, practical and theoretical dimensions are increasingly intertwined.

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