Open access eBooks and translations on global smartphone use (including in Uganda and Cameroon)

We would like to draw your attention to the publication and Arabic, French and Portuguese translations of ‘The Global Smartphone: Beyond a youth technology’, an open access eBook which presents a series of original perspectives deriving from the Anthropology of Smartphones and Smart Ageing (ASSA) project. A multisited research project at UCL Anthropology with two fieldsites in Y

Author: 
Eliot Borenstein
Reviewer: 
August Brereton

Brereton on Borenstein, 'Meanwhile, in Russia...: Russian Internet Memes and Viral Video (Russian Shorts)'

Eliot Borenstein. Meanwhile, in Russia...: Russian Internet Memes and Viral Video (Russian Shorts). London: Bloomsbury Academic, 2022. xii + 146 pp. $17.95 (paper), ISBN 978-1-350-18152-6; $61.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-1-350-18153-3

Author: 
Yuriko Furuhata
Reviewer: 
Fiona C. Williamson

Williamson on Furuhata, 'Climatic Media: Transpacific Experiments in Atmospheric Control'

Yuriko Furuhata. Climatic Media: Transpacific Experiments in Atmospheric Control. Elements Series. Durham: Duke University Press, 2022. Illustrations. 256 pp. $25.95 (paper), ISBN 978-1-4780-1780-6; $99.95 (cloth), ISBN 978-1-4780-1519-2.

Reviewed by Fiona C. Williamson (Singapore Management University) Published on H-Sci-Med-Tech (June, 2022) Commissioned by Penelope K. Hardy (University of Wisconsin-La Crosse)

Author: 
Adam Crymble
Reviewer: 
Julia Lewandoski

Lewandoski on Crymble, 'Technology and the Historian: Transformations in the Digital Age'

Adam Crymble. Technology and the Historian: Transformations in the Digital Age. Topics in the Digital Humanities Series. Urbana: University of Illinois Press, 2021. 272 pp. $19.95 (e-book), ISBN 978-0-252-05260-6; $28.00 (paper), ISBN 978-0-252-08569-7; $110.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-252-04371-0.

Reviewed by Julia Lewandoski (California State University San Marcos) Published on H-Sci-Med-Tech (May, 2022) Commissioned by Penelope K. Hardy (University of Wisconsin-La Crosse)

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