Interdisciplinary mobile media and communications: Social, political, and economic implications

Xiaoge Xu

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As mobile technology becomes much more prominent in the world, its effect on the social, political, and economic realms cannot be ignored. Interdisciplinary approaches towards re-examining the prevalence of communication technologies are essential for industry professionals' development. Interdisciplinary Mobile Media and Communications: Social, Political, and Economic Implications sheds light on emerging disciplines in multimedia technologies and discusses the changes, chances, and challenges in the mobile world. Areas such as mobile governance, mobile healthcare, and mobile identity are examined, along with their social, political, and economic implications. Serving as a reconnection between academia and industry, this book will be useful for students, professors, researchers, and policy-makers of mobile media and communications.

Original languageEnglish
PublisherIGI Global
Number of pages409
ISBN (Electronic)9781466661677
ISBN (Print)1466661666, 9781466661660
Publication statusPublished - 30 Jun 2014

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • General Engineering
  • General Computer Science


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