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dc.contributor.authorHeeg, Jennifer
dc.date.accessioned2016-04-22T08:06:41Z
dc.date.available2016-04-22T08:06:41Z
dc.date.issued2012-10
dc.identifier.urihttp://hdl.handle.net/11413/1082
dc.description.abstractThis project reviews how digitalization has changed the social lives of young adults in the Arab Gulf, specifically in Doha, Qatar. Technologies including Bluetooth, television channels allowing for flirting via text message, and Blackberry messenger services have allowed unprecedented contact between the sexes in a mostly traditional society. By placing this phenomenon in the larger category of “Western,” some traditionalists have signalled that Qatari culture is fundamentally challenged by the encroachment of these “Western” behaviors. Simultaneously, Turkish soap operas such as “Noor” are also held up as examples of “Western” infiltration of Qatari society. However, this project seeks to identify the unique ways in which young adults in the Gulf adapt seemingly “Western” technologies, digitalizations, and media formats and use them in ways that are distinctly Gulfi.tr_TR
dc.language.isoen_UStr_TR
dc.publisherThe Turkish Online Journal of Design Art and Communicationtr_TR
dc.relationTOJDACtr_TR
dc.subjectNew Mediatr_TR
dc.subjectDigitalizationtr_TR
dc.subjectQatartr_TR
dc.subjectWesternizationtr_TR
dc.subjectYeni Medyatr_TR
dc.subjectdijitalleşmetr_TR
dc.subjectKatartr_TR
dc.subjectBatılılaşmatr_TR
dc.titleDigitalization In New Media: Dating In Dohatr_TR
dc.typeArticletr_TR


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