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Title: The Internet and the Somali Diaspora: The Web as a Means of Expression
Authors: Abdisalam M. Issa-Salwe
Discipline: Center for Somali Studies List of Subjects::Politics/History
Xoghayaha Xarunta Cilmibaarista Soomaaliyeed::Siyaasad/Taariikh
Soggettario Centro Studi Somalo::POLITICA/STORIA
Keywords: Somali diaspora
internet
politics
information
qurbajoog
internet
siyaasad
war
diaspora somala
internet
politica
informazione
Issue Date: 2006
Publisher: Macalester College
Type: article
Journal: Bildhaan: An International Journal of Somali Studies
Call Number: Originale conservato presso il Centro Studi Somali (http://host.uniroma3.it/centri/CentroStudiSomali/index.php)
Pages: 54-67
Abstract: The author analyses the impact and the entity of Internet use in the context of Somali diaspora: the characteristics of virtual communities based on shared interests; the importance of media in a diasporic environment; the Somali websites, the construction of identities and local political dynamics.
Qoraagu wuxuu baarayaa sida qurbajoogta soomaaliyeed ay u adeegsato internetka iyo sida saameeyey noloshooda, gaar ahaan wuxuu ka hadlayaa: muhimmadda uu internetka ku yeeshay degaanka qurbajoogta xagga war isgaarsiinta; websaayidyada soomaaliyeed iyo xaaladaha siyaasadeed.
L'autore analizza l'impatto e la portata dell'utilizzo di Internet nel quadro della diaspora somala: le caratteristiche delle comunità virtuali basate su interessi comuni; l'importanza dei mezzi di comunicazione in un ambiente diasporico; i siti web somali, la costruzione dell'identità e le dinamiche politiche locali.
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Link: http://digitalcommons.macalester.edu/bildhaan/
URI: http://hdl.handle.net/2307/4494
Language: en
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