viii, 357 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
Formatted Contents Note
Discourses of keitai in Japan / Misa Matsuda Youth culture and the shaping of Japanese mobile media: personalization and the keitai internet as multimedia / Tomoyuki Okada A decade in the development of mobile communications in Japan (1993-2002) / Kenji Kohiyama The third-stage paradigm: territory machines from the girls' pager revolution to mobile aesthetics / Kenichi Fujimoto Japanese youth and the imagining of keitai / Haruhiro Kato Mobile communication and selective sociality / Misa Matsuda The mobile-izing Japanese: connecting to the internet by pc and webphone in Yamanashi / Kakuko Miyata, ...[et al.] Accelerating reflexivity / Ichiyo Habuchi Keitai and the intimate stranger / Hidenori Tomita Keitai in public transportation / Daisuke Okabe, Mizuko Ito The gendered use of keitai in domestic contexts / Shingo Dobashi Design of keitai technology and its use among service engineers / Eriko Tamaru, Noki Ueno Technosocial situations: emergent structuring of mobile e-mail use / Mizuko Ito, Daisuke Okabe Keitai use among Japanese elementary and junior high school students / Yukiko Miyaki Uses and possibilities of the keitai camera / Fumitoshi Kato, ...[et al.].
Bibliography, etc. Note
Includes bibliographical references (pages -339) and index.