Asian Perspectives on Digital Culture: Emerging Phenomena, by Sun Sun Lim,Cheryll Soriano

By Sun Sun Lim,Cheryll Soriano

In Asia, amidst its various degrees of monetary improvement and various cultural traditions and political regimes, the web and cellular communications are more and more utilized in each point of existence. but the analytical frames used to appreciate the impression of electronic media on Asia predominantly originate from the worldwide North, neither rooted in Asia’s wealthy philosophical traditions, nor reflective of the sociocultural practices of this dynamic area. This quantity examines electronic phenomena and its effect on Asia via drawing on in particular Asian views. members follow numerous Asian theoretical frameworks together with guanxi, face, qing, dharma and karma. With chapters targeting rising electronic tendencies in China, Hong Kong, India, Japan, Korea, Philippines, Singapore, and Taiwan, the e-book provides compelling and various examine on id and selfhood, spirituality, social networking, company picture, and nationwide identification as formed by way of and articulated via electronic communique structures.

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