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Media and Migration : Learning in a Globalized World (Hardcover)

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Media and Migration: Learning in a globalized world brings together studies located at the intersection of migration, media and learning, and considers how the learning practices of youth in migration are shaped by new media. The change in the mobilities of people, media, and material goods which allow new connections between 'global' and 'local' life has had a significant impact on contemporary migration, as well as social life more generally.

The contributors to this book show how learning trajectories of individual learners become defined by broadly distributed networks and knowledge systems. Learning in stable, closed, and culturally uniform settings is becoming the exception rather than the norm. While immigrant youth are often associated with juggling multiple lives or worlds, such juggling is increasingly becoming typical for all youth living with new media. The book therefore addresses youth learning more generally in relation to media, globalization, and diversity, as well as the digital learning practices of immigrants and non-immigrants. This book was originally published as a special issue ofLearning, Media and Technology.

Number of Pages: 136
Genre: Education
Sub-Genre: General
Format: Hardcover
Publisher: Taylor & Francis
Language: English
Street Date: December 19, 2015
TCIN: 50901282
UPC: 9781138182653
Item Number (DPCI): 248-12-5745

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