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The Resource Message in a mobile : Risālah fī jawāl = Risaala fi jawaal : mixed-messages, tales of missing and mobile communities at the University of Khartoum, Siri Lamoureaux

Message in a mobile : Risālah fī jawāl = Risaala fi jawaal : mixed-messages, tales of missing and mobile communities at the University of Khartoum, Siri Lamoureaux

Label
Message in a mobile : Risālah fī jawāl = Risaala fi jawaal : mixed-messages, tales of missing and mobile communities at the University of Khartoum
Title
Message in a mobile
Title remainder
Risālah fī jawāl = Risaala fi jawaal : mixed-messages, tales of missing and mobile communities at the University of Khartoum
Statement of responsibility
Siri Lamoureaux
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
A detailed, meticulous ethnographic study on mobile phone use among Nuba students at the University of Khartoum in Sudan
Cataloging source
N$T
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1976-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Lamoureaux, Siri
Dewey number
384.535
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
LC call number
TK6564.4.C45
LC item number
L36 2011eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Cell phones
  • College students
  • Nubians
  • TECHNOLOGY & ENGINEERING
  • Cell phones
  • College students
  • Sudan
Label
Message in a mobile : Risālah fī jawāl = Risaala fi jawaal : mixed-messages, tales of missing and mobile communities at the University of Khartoum, Siri Lamoureaux
Instantiates
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Interdisciplinarity: Organizing my ideas
  • 2.
  • Memories of Mekwar: Historical identities and student diversity
  • Pre-colonial history
  • Center vs. periphery
  • Ethno-linguistic peripheries and national identity
  • Processes of migration: The making of the urban capital
  • National Islamic Front (NIF) and the new Islamic state
  • What does it mean to be Sudanese?
  • 3.
  • Machine generated contents note:
  • Discourse and identity: Texting in the Sudanese communicative ecology
  • K̀eeping in touch': Sudanese communicative style
  • Texting as a semi-oral medium
  • Discursive identities
  • Classical Arabic and Sudanese colloquial Arabic in texting
  • Space for alternative identities
  • 4.
  • Nuba and urban identity: The discourse of resistance and the practice of integration
  • Joseph's story
  • "Nuba problem": Discourses of othering
  • 1.
  • On becoming "Arab"
  • Research question revisited
  • Lessons in methodology: The Karko students
  • Krongo picnic
  • Paths of acculturation: contradiction of ideology and practice
  • Flexible identities: Krongawi -- Nubaawi -- Sudaani
  • 5.
  • Text message poetry (shi'ar iliktrooni): The broader effects of personal practices
  • Alessandro's story
  • sending and receiving of poetic messages
  • Introduction
  • Poetry in the Sudanese context
  • s̀ocial circulation' of SMS poetry and the m̀ediation' of m̀issing'
  • Intertextual texting
  • Recontextualization and the public imagination
  • 6.
  • Love in the time of mobility: Careful appropriations and courtship negotiations
  • Leila's story
  • Public vs. private in Sudan
  • Women's space in the Hamad family's home
  • Islamic fundamentalist Discourse on women
  • Mobile phones and network society
  • Situating the study: Initial research question
  • New media -- new communities
  • Working with youth cultures: Community, identity and autonomy
  • Re-directing my research
Control code
773216182
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (ix, 185 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9789956726196
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other physical details
illustrations
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)773216182
Label
Message in a mobile : Risālah fī jawāl = Risaala fi jawaal : mixed-messages, tales of missing and mobile communities at the University of Khartoum, Siri Lamoureaux
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Interdisciplinarity: Organizing my ideas
  • 2.
  • Memories of Mekwar: Historical identities and student diversity
  • Pre-colonial history
  • Center vs. periphery
  • Ethno-linguistic peripheries and national identity
  • Processes of migration: The making of the urban capital
  • National Islamic Front (NIF) and the new Islamic state
  • What does it mean to be Sudanese?
  • 3.
  • Machine generated contents note:
  • Discourse and identity: Texting in the Sudanese communicative ecology
  • K̀eeping in touch': Sudanese communicative style
  • Texting as a semi-oral medium
  • Discursive identities
  • Classical Arabic and Sudanese colloquial Arabic in texting
  • Space for alternative identities
  • 4.
  • Nuba and urban identity: The discourse of resistance and the practice of integration
  • Joseph's story
  • "Nuba problem": Discourses of othering
  • 1.
  • On becoming "Arab"
  • Research question revisited
  • Lessons in methodology: The Karko students
  • Krongo picnic
  • Paths of acculturation: contradiction of ideology and practice
  • Flexible identities: Krongawi -- Nubaawi -- Sudaani
  • 5.
  • Text message poetry (shi'ar iliktrooni): The broader effects of personal practices
  • Alessandro's story
  • sending and receiving of poetic messages
  • Introduction
  • Poetry in the Sudanese context
  • s̀ocial circulation' of SMS poetry and the m̀ediation' of m̀issing'
  • Intertextual texting
  • Recontextualization and the public imagination
  • 6.
  • Love in the time of mobility: Careful appropriations and courtship negotiations
  • Leila's story
  • Public vs. private in Sudan
  • Women's space in the Hamad family's home
  • Islamic fundamentalist Discourse on women
  • Mobile phones and network society
  • Situating the study: Initial research question
  • New media -- new communities
  • Working with youth cultures: Community, identity and autonomy
  • Re-directing my research
Control code
773216182
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (ix, 185 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9789956726196
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other physical details
illustrations
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)773216182

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