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Author Ong, Rebecca, 1961-

Title Mobile communication and the protection of children / Rebecca Ong Yoke Chan
Published Leiden : Leiden University Press, 2010
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Description 1 online resource (xvii, 360 pages) : illustrations
Series MI ; 175
SIKS dissertation series ; no. 2010-10
Meijersreeks ; MI 175
SIKS dissertation series ; no. 2010-10
Summary Mobile phones and other smart connected devices have fundamentally changed contemporary life. Globally, we see an unprecedented explosion of new generation mobile phones. More precisely, mobile communication is nowadays really pervasive in social life. For instance, children and young persons are emerging as active players in the wonderful world of ringing and being ringed. Many of them are attracted by intriguing ring tones. However, the rapid mobile diffusion among children and young people raises a number of crucial questions -- $c Source other than Library of Congress
Notes doctoral University of Leiden 2010
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 319-345)
Notes In English with a summary also in Dutch
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Subject Cell phone advertising.
Cell phone services industry -- Law and legislation.
Cell phones and teenagers.
Cell phones -- Social aspects.
Children -- Legal status, laws, etc.
Youth -- Legal status, laws, etc.
Genre/Form Academic theses.
Form Electronic book
LC no. 2010553514
ISBN 904851262X (electronic bk.)
9789048512621 (electronic bk.)