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By May Friedman,Silvia Schultermandl

Click and Kin is an interdisciplinary exam of the way our more and more cellular and networked age is altering the event of kinship and connection. targeting how id formation is suffering from quickly media akin to quick messaging, video chat, and social networks, the individuals to this assortment use ethnographic and textual analyses, in addition to autobiographical techniques, to illustrate the ways that the power to speak throughout nationwide barriers is remodeling how we develop jointly and aside as households, groups, and nations.

The essays in Click and Kin span the globe, reading transnational connections that contact within the usa, Canada, Mexico, India, Pakistan, and in different places. jointly, they give a distinct mirrored image at the intersection of recent media, identification politics, and kinship within the twenty-first century.

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