Ernestine M. Avila's scientific contributions

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... Significantly, as Madianou and Miller (2012) also point out, socio-cultural structures have become integral in shaping the dynamics and textures of transnational connectivity. In my own work, complementing previous works on transnational Filipino family life (Cabañes and Acedera, 2012;Francisco-Menchavez, 2018;Madianou and Miller, 2012;Parreñas, 2020;Uy-tioco, 2007), I have showcased how gendered and familial norms and expectations impact the interactions and sociality in a transnational and networked household. For instance, an overseas father may perform an authoritative and provider role at a distance through digital media use. ...