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Payal Arora


is a digital anthropologist and full professor at the Erasmus School of Philosophy in Rotterdam. She is the author of “The next billion users” (Cambridge, Mass. 2019: Harvard University Press).  
Photo: M. Muus

All articles of Payal Arora

Digital technology

“What really matters is unsupervised access”

How to use digital technology in ways that promote gender justice

Social media

“The vast majority does not get any kind of sex education”

Teenagers around the world use the internet for self-exploration

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