Humanist Discussion Group, Vol. 16, No. 475.
Centre for Computing in the Humanities, King's College London
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Date: Mon, 10 Feb 2003 07:13:51 +0000
From: Charles Ess <email@example.com>
Subject: CMC Special Issue on the Middle East and Central Asia.
Volume 8, Issue 2
Journal of Computer Mediated Communications
"Technologies of Despair and Hope:
CMC in the Middle East"
A Special Issue Edited by
Charles Ess and Fay Sudweeks
In this Issue:
"Technologies of Despair and Hope: Liberatory Potentials
and Practices of CMC in the Middle East"
Charles Ess, Drury University, USA, and
Fay Sudweeks, Murdoch University, Australia
"Habitus in Transition? CMC Use and Impacts among
Young Women in the United Arab Emirates"
James Piecowye, Zayed University, UAE
"Between a Rock and a Hard Place: The Changing
Public Sphere of Palestinian Israelis "
Michael Dahan, Ben Gurion University of the Negev and
The Interdisciplinary Center, Hertzeliva
"The Internet and Youth Subculture in Kuwait"
Deborah L. Wheeler, University of Washington, USA
"Weapons of Magic: Afghan Women Asserting Voice via the Net"
Beverly Bickel, University of Maryland, Baltimore County, USA
Also in this issue:
"The Internet, Information Architecture and Community Memory "
Patrick Carmichael, University of Reading, UK
"Dicing with Deception: People with Disabilities' Strategies
for Managing Safety and Identity Online"
Natilene Bowker, University of Maryland, Baltimore County , USA, and
Keith Tuffin, Massey University, New Zealand
The Journal of Computer-Mediated Communication is
published at the Annenberg School for Communication
University of Southern California, Los Angeles, CA USA
For further information, contact Margaret McLaughlin at
kudos to James Piecowye, Michael Dahan, and Deborah L. Wheeler!
The special issue was inspired by the range of presentations from the Middle
East at CATaC'02. And we're planning for some more publications drawn from
CATaC'02 as well.
Hope this finds everyone well - cheers!
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