TITLE

Mobile Temporality: (In)Determining the Impact of Mobile Communication Technologies on Dimensions of Temporality

AUTHOR(S)
Lyszak, Brett
PUB. DATE
January 2008
SOURCE
Conference Papers -- National Communication Association;2008, p1
SOURCE TYPE
Conference Paper
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Oriented by McLuhan and Ong's scholarship of how media and communication technologies affect human consciousness and perception, this paper examines the impact of mobile communication technologies on human temporality. This paper analyzes dimensions of temporal relations made possible by mobile communication technologies and outlines how these dimensions may impact people's futural orientation. Finally, it offers a new engagement with technological determinism as applied to studies of temporality within the complexity of mobile networked environments. ..PAT.-Unpublished Manuscript
ACCESSION #
44853942

 

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