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  • 1 Research Associate, Transport Studies Unit, University of Oxford, UK
  • | 2 DPhil candidate, University of Oxford, School of Geography and the Environment, UK
  • | 3 Saint Anthony College of Nursing, USA
  • | 4 South Asian University, New Delhi, India
  • | 5 Stockholm University, Sweden
  • | 6 Pablo de Olavide University, Spain
  • | 7 University of California, Santa Cruz, USA
  • | 8 Researcher, National Scientific and Technical Research Council, National University of Quilmes, Argentina
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Nicholas A. Scott, Assembling Moral Mobilities: Cycling, Cities and the Common Good (Lincoln: University of Nebraska Press, 2020), 288 pp., 38 illus., $50

John Stehlin, Cyclescapes of the Unequal City: Bicycle Infrastructure and Uneven Development (Minneapolis: University of Minnesota Press, 2019), 328 pp., 24 photos, 11 maps, 9 tables, $27

Cecilia Vindrola-Padros, Critical Ethnographic Perspectives on Medical Travel (New York: Routledge, 2019), 161 pp., $36.77

Nicola Frost and Tom Selwyn, eds., Travelling Towards Home: Mobilities and Homemaking (New York: Berghahn, 2018), 182 pp., 10 illus., 1 table, $110

Peter Cox, Cycling: A Sociology of Vélomobility (Abingdon: Routledge, 2019), 200 pp., 2 B/W illus., £120.00 (ebook £40.49)

Lesley Murray and Susana Cortés-Morales, Children's Mobilities: Interdependent, Imagined, Relational (London: Palgrave Macmillan, 2019), 307 pp., 10 illus., $89.99

Jocelyne Guilbault and Timothy Rommen, eds., Sounds of Vacation: Political Economies of Caribbean Tourism (Durham, NC: Duke University Press, 2019), 234 pp., $25.95

John Krige, ed., How Knowledge Moves: Writing the Transnational History of Science and Technology (Chicago: The University of Chicago Press, 2019), 408 pp., 11 illus., $40

Contributor Notes

Lucy Baker is a research associate at the Transport Studies Unit, University of Oxford. She is currently researching mobility (socio-material assemblages, governmentality, and justice) and its intersection with sociology of economies and money. Email:

Paola Castañeda is a DPhil candidate at the University of Oxford's School of Geography and the Environment and a member of the Transport Studies Unit. Paola conducts research on cycling activism in Latin American cities. Email:

Matthew Dalstrom is a Professor at Saint Anthony College of Nursing. His research focuses on medical travel within and from the United States. Email:

Ankur Datta is an Assistant Professor in the Department of Sociology of the South Asian University in New Delhi. He wrote On Uncertain Ground: Displaced Kashmiri Pandits in Jammu and Kashmir (Oxford University Press, 2017). Email:

Tanja Joelsson is an Associate Senior Lecturer in the Department of Child and Youth Studies, Stockholm University. Her research is concerned with the intersections of risk, violence, affect, place, mobility, gender, age, class, and ethnicity. Email:

Mario Jordi-Sánchez is an Associate Professor of Anthropology at Pablo de Olavide University, Spain. His current research focuses on social exclusion, corporealities, and sustainable transportation. Email:

Jennifer Lynn Kelly is an Assistant Professor of Feminist Studies and Critical Race and Ethnic Studies at University of California, Santa Cruz. Her research broadly engages questions of settler colonialism, US empire, and the fraught politics of both tourism and solidarity in Palestine. Email:

Dhan Zunino Singh is a researcher at the National Scientific and Technical Research Council, at the National University of Quilmes in Argentina. With Paola Jirón and Guillermo Giucci, he co-authored Términos clave para los estudios de la movilidad en América Latina (Biblos, 2018). Email:


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