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(Re)Negotiating Homeless Identity through Technology-Mediated Social Interaction

  title={(Re)Negotiating Homeless Identity through Technology-Mediated Social Interaction},
  author={Byron W. Keating and Dale Mackrell and John Campbell},
Prior research has explored homelessness and barriers to accessing digital technology. Our study will build on this evidence base by moving beyond a discussion of what technology is used, to better understand how these technologies are used, and the content and nature of communicative practices within homeless communities. This will be done by drawing together two important streams of homelessness research. The first stream focuses on the importance of connectedness for homeless persons. The… 

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