Ashiyan Rahmani-Shirazi

Ashiyan Rahmani-Shirazi
California State University, East Bay | CSUEB · Department of Communication

Doctor of Philosophy

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Additional affiliations
August 2013 - present
University of Hawaiʻi at Mānoa
Position
  • GA/Instructor
Description
  • Have taught COM201 (Introduction to Communication). Currently Instructor for COM475 (Global Communication).
August 2013 - December 2018
University of Hawaiʻi at Mānoa
Position
  • PhD Student
Education
January 2008 - March 2013
University of Oxford
Field of study
  • Software Engineering
August 1997 - August 1998
SOAS, University of London
Field of study
  • Chinese Business World
August 1993 - June 1996
Keele University
Field of study
  • International Politics & Computer Science

Publications

Publications (7)
Experiment Findings
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Graphical display of fatality rate to elected women heads of state in 2020.
Conference Paper
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Thesis
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This communications study looks at gender-based self-reflexive theoretically guided practice, “praxis,” to explore the way in which a women's community media organization, femLINKpacific, pursues its goals of enhancing women's participation in governance structures and resiliency to extreme weather conditions. This study contributes to the nascent...
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Utilizing the conceptual framework of inclusive innovation, post-development, and participatory communication theories in an Oceanic development context, this study examines the interaction between mobile devices and community radio, in particular, women's weather watch, mobile suitcase radio and radio with pictures, by a women's run community radi...
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This paper utilizes the conceptual frameworks of inclusive innovation [1], post-development theory [2] and participatory communications theory [3] to understand the way in which mobile devices and radio, predominant technologies in rural Fiji, are utilized by women to enhance resiliency to climate change extreme weather conditions as well as promot...
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We often see that those living below the poverty threshold are excluded from social capital and social institutions, access to legal processes and economic structures, which further denies them access to taking part fully in society. Two primary principles underlie the motivations for this research. Firstly, the principle that social and economic d...

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Project (1)
Project
Describing the origins of COVID19 in wet markets in China, as a result of extreme wealth dynamics, and whether places with greater gender equality are more effective in addressing the COVID19 outbreak.