Use and value of ICTS for separated families

Hughes, Katie and Funston, Andrew (2006) Use and value of ICTS for separated families. Telecommunications Journal of Australia, 56 (2). pp. 76-85. ISSN 0040-2486


This paper considers the ways in which ICT usage impacts upon the communication patterns of young people from separated and intact families. Based on two research projects – one quantitative and one qualitative – it explores the ways in which young people both use and value mobile phones and internet access as means of intervening in family communication patterns.

Item type Article
Subjects Historical > Faculty/School/Research Centre/Department > School of Communication and the Arts
Historical > RFCD Classification > 420000 Language and Culture
Keywords mobile phones, technology and discourses, technology and framing, children and mobile phones, ICT usage, parental power
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