The road ahead is paved with wireless networks: refugees, mobile technology and adaptation in Germany

Jessica Rosenfeld


This PhD research focuses on the role that mobile technology and ‘technologically enhanced adaptation methods and software’ (TEAMS) are playing in the lives of refugees in Germany. The research questions relate to how these technologies are helping asylum-seekers to navigate better in their new lives in Germany, as well as learn new skills and cultural adaptations to assist them with their long-term aspirations within the country.

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