Impacts of Mobile Use and Experience on Contemporary Society

Impacts of Mobile Use and Experience on Contemporary Society

Xiaoge Xu (Mobile Studies International, Singapore)
Release Date: March, 2019|Copyright: © 2019 |Pages: 354
ISBN13: 9781522578857|ISBN10: 1522578854|EISBN13: 9781522578864|DOI: 10.4018/978-1-5225-7885-7


As a popular and powerful medium, mobile use has increased significantly across the world. The effects of these communication devices have not only transformed how we communicate but also how we gather and distribute information in a variety of industries including healthcare, business, and education.

Impacts of Mobile Use and Experience on Contemporary Society provides cross-disciplinary research that ties together use and experience examining the transformative influence of mobile technology and how it is reshaping who we are and what we do. Featuring research that investigates the impacts on both actors and activities with topic coverage that includes academic application, economic value, and mobile learning, scholars from different disciplines from all over the world identify the crucial implications behind mobile technology. Included amongst the targeted audience are educators, policymakers, healthcare professionals, managers, academicians, researchers, and practitioners.

Topics Covered

The many academic areas covered in this publication include, but are not limited to:

  • Academic Application
  • E-Learning
  • Economic Value
  • Gratification Theory
  • Mobile Learning
  • Mobile Technologies
  • Psychological Impacts
  • Smart Devices
  • Socio-Economic Impact
  • Transnational Communication

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