Top Up: The Moral Economy of Pre-paid Mobile Phone Subscription
Robert Foster explores how mobile phones in Papua New Guinea offer new ways for both companies and consumers to give and receive care.
Anthropologist Robert Foster investigates the rise of the mobile phone in the South Pacific. https://www.rochester.edu/pr/Review/V78N6/0307_fosterRWD.html
Robert Foster presented a paper titled “Top Up: The Moral Economy of Pre-Paid Mobile Phone Subscriptions” for the 5th SHSS Research Seminar at the University of Papua New Guinea on April 6 2016. …