Book review: Technomobility in China: Young Migrant Women and Mobile Phones, written by Cara Wallis

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Technomobility in China: Young Migrant Women and Mobile Phones. New York & London: New York University Press (2013). 277 pp. isbn: 978-0-8147-9526-2. Price: $45.00.

‘My interest in this project began during a return visit to China in 2002, the same year Wu Huiying’s sister purchased her bronze-coloured Nokia phone’ (15).

Published as part of the New York University Press ‘Critical Cultural Communication’ series, Technomobility in China is an overhaul of Cara Wallis’ doctoral research about Chinese female migrant workers and their use of mobile phones, enriched by the author’s attention to the material details of

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