Asian Perspectives on Digital Culture: Emerging Phenomena, by Sun Sun Lim,Cheryll Soriano

By Sun Sun Lim,Cheryll Soriano

In Asia, amidst its various degrees of financial improvement and numerous cultural traditions and political regimes, the net and cellular communications are more and more utilized in each point of existence. but the analytical frames used to appreciate the impression of electronic media on Asia predominantly originate from the worldwide North, neither rooted in Asia’s wealthy philosophical traditions, nor reflective of the sociocultural practices of this dynamic area. This quantity examines electronic phenomena and its influence on Asia through drawing on in particular Asian views. individuals observe a number of Asian theoretical frameworks together with guanxi, face, qing, dharma and karma. With chapters targeting rising electronic tendencies in China, Hong Kong, India, Japan, Korea, Philippines, Singapore, and Taiwan, the booklet provides compelling and numerous examine on identification and selfhood, spirituality, social networking, company snapshot, and nationwide identification as formed by means of and articulated via electronic verbal exchange systems.

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