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Invisible users [electronic resource] : youth in the Internet cafes of urban Ghana / Jenna Burrell.

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Author/Creator:
Burrell, Jenna, 1978-
Publication:
Cambridge, Mass. : MIT Press, c2012.
Series:
Acting with technology.
Acting with technology
Format/Description:
Book
1 online resource (249 p.)
Subjects:
Internet and teenagers -- Ghana.
Cybercafes -- Ghana.
Technology and youth -- Ghana.
Online social networks -- Ghana.
Form/Genre:
Electronic books.
Language:
English
Summary:
This title provides an account of how young people in Ghana's capital city adopt and adapt digital technology in the margins of the global economy. The book captures the flexibility of technology by users in the margins but also highlights how their invisibility puts limits on their full inclusion into a global network society.
Notes:
Bibliographic Level Mode of Issuance: Monograph
Includes bibliographical references and index.
ISBN:
1-280-49887-0
9786613594105
0-262-30145-8
OCLC:
793520535
Publisher Number:
7212387
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