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This article examines how technology is used in innovative ways to maintain family ties after forced displacement.
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Why is it important?
Numbers of displaced persons have increased exponentially in recent years. This research focuses on the gendered, psychological, and economic impacts of forced migration and the role technology plays as vulnerable populations navigate precarious circumstances.
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This page is a summary of: Performing closeness: Al-ghurbah and co-presence in Syrian refugee women’s vernacular media, Performing Islam, December 2021, Intellect, DOI: 10.1386/pi_00018_1.
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