In this episode, Jill interviews Noorin Manji about her research on Smartphone use among heterosexual couples. Noorin examines the ways in which long-term relationships have changed as a result of widespread use of Smartphones. She explains how intimacy, trust, and relationship maintenance are navigated in the age of the Smartphone.
Transcripts can be found here:
Katz, J., and Aakhus, M., (2002) Perceptual contact: Mobile communication, private talk, public performance, Rutgers University. https://www.researchgate.net/publication/224842048_Perpetual_Contact_Mobile_Communication_Private_Talk_Public_Performance
McLuhan, M., (1967) The medium is the message. Random House https://web.mit.edu/allanmc/www/mcluhan.mediummessage.pdf
Rainie, L., and Wellman, B., (2012) Networked: The new social operating system. MIT Press. https://mitpress.mit.edu/books/networked
Clark, A., and Chalmers, D., (1998) “The extended mind,” Analysis, 58(1) 7-19. https://www.jstor.org/stable/3328150
Noorin’s Business: “Love of Language” http://loveoflanguage.ca/