• Geography
  • Published 2004

Building Diaspora: Filipino Cultural Community Formation on the Internet

@inproceedings{Ignacio2004BuildingDF,
  title={Building Diaspora: Filipino Cultural Community Formation on the Internet},
  author={Emily Ignacio},
  year={2004}
}
The Internet is 10 years old, but its effects have been ubiquitous. Diverse disciplines have sought to incorporate it within their discourses, but despite these different and seemingly divergent foundations, all have an interest in one of its central organizing precepts—community. In sociology and anthropology, community has, of course, a long genealogy. Globalization, postmodernity, and the advent of new communication and information technologies have, some argue, transformed this notion of… CONTINUE READING