Mobile Phone Use and Sociability in Russia

Joint project with the Helsinki Collegium for Advanced Studies.

The project aimed to research ICT’s role in communication and everyday life among St. Petersburg youth. Special attention was paid to the mobile phone as a new communication channel. In the framework of the research, complex methodology was used: two-phase interviews, communication diaries and analysis of personal documents.

Supported by the France Telecom and the Telenor.