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Title Transnational migrations in the Asia-Pacific : transformative experiences in the age of digital media / edited by Catherine Gomes and Brenda S. A. Yeoh
Published London ; Lanham, Maryland : Rowman & Littlefield International Ltd, [2018]
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Description 1 online resource (xxv, 216 pages.)
Series Media, culture and communication in Asia-Pacific societies
Media, culture and communication in Asia-Pacific societies.
Contents Navigating online down under : international students' digital journeys in Australia / Shanton Chang, Catherine Gomes and Fran Martin -- Bridging parental expectations and children's aspirations : creative strategies in migrant students' mediated communication with their left-behind families / Becky Pham and Sun Sun Lim -- Fight back through Facebook : retaliating against local gossip and creating new identities / Monika Winarnita and Nicholas Herriman -- Indian migrants and their transnational families : communication across time and borders / Supriya Singh -- A sense of belonging : social media use of Latin American migrants in Australia / Glenda Mejía, Trinidad Espinosa Abascal and Val Colic-Peisker -- Social media and the refugee experience : young people negotiating displacement in an age of connectivity / Raelene Wilding and Sandra Gifford -- Beyond emoji play : paralinguistics and intergenerational care-at-distance / Larissa Hjorth, Sarah Pink, Heather Horst, Jolynna Sinanan, Kana Ohashi, Fumi Kato and Baohua Zhou -- Migrant mothers and left-behind families : the rituals of communication and the reconstitution of familyhood across transnational space and time / Kristel A. Acedera, Brenda S.A. Yeoh and Maruja M.B. Asis -- Perth calling : media, mobility and imaginaries / Susan Leong
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Notes Description based on print version record
Subject Digital media -- Social aspects -- Southeast Asia.
Digital media -- Social aspects -- Pacific Area.
Asia, Southeastern -- Emigration and immigration -- Social aspects.
Pacific Area -- Emigration and immigration -- Social aspects.
Form Electronic book
Author Gomes, Catherine Jean, editor
Yeoh, Brenda S. A., editor
ISBN 9781786605542 (electronic bk.)
1786605546 (electronic bk.)
Other Titles Transnational migrations in the Asia Pacific