Takes a transnational network to raise a child: the case of migrant parents and left-behind Jamaican teens

    UbiComp, pp. 123-132, 2012.

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    Abstract:

    Migration of parents, in pursuit of 'a better life', has deep roots in Caribbean history and culture. However, the separation from children that results means that care gets provided through a transnational network of caregivers and devices. In this paper we describe how mobile phones in particular have entered a complex care network and ...More

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