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The Cadences of Rails

Unscheduled Stops in Tōkyō's Spaces of Flow

Robert J. Simpkins

up to alternative uses by those looking for somewhere to communicate, play, or perform. At Kōenji Station in western central Tōkyō, I conducted participant observation fieldwork between 2013 and 2016 with seventy-seven musicians: men and women aged

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“Four Guys and a Hole in the Floor”

Racial Politics of Mobility and Excretion among BC-Based Long Haul Truckers

Amie McLean

corner!” Pff that! Ho! “You didn’t make the corner.” It all comes back, all the drivers are the same. So, I don’t like them destroying my reputation, along with their own. Similar stories consistently arose throughout the fieldwork process. In

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Kudzai Matereke

, no. 1 (2010): here: 36: 27–42. 19 James Ferguson, “Novelty and Method: Reflections on Global Fieldwork,” in Multi-Sited Ethnography: Problems and Possibilities in the Translocation of Research Method , ed. Simon Coleman and Pauline von Hellermann

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“That’s Where I First Saw the Water”

Mobilizing Children’s Voices in UK Flood Risk Management

Alison Lloyd Williams, Amanda Bingley, Marion Walker, Maggie Mort, and Virginia Howells

asked to share an inappropriate voice 38 and, we argue, ensure that children are sensitively and ethically protected when given a chance to voice their ideas and thoughts. Th us, we recognize that our team of adult researchers defined the fieldwork and

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Eirini Kasioumi, Anna Plyushteva, Talya Zemach-Bersin, Kathleen F. Oswald, Molly Sauter, Alexandra Ganser, Mustafa Ahmed Khan, Natasha Raheja, Harry Oosterhuis, and Benjamin Fraser

from the world of high tech to public education. Sims traces how these concepts and their promises of increased social mobility migrate between social spheres. This book is the result of three years of ethnographic fieldwork, including two years at the

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Conservation-Induced Resettlement

The Case of the Baka of Southeast Cameroon—A Variation on the Habitual Mobility–Immobility Nexus

Harrison Esam Awuh

” transformed in these new environments characterized by permanence and fixity? What new meanings and uses of things become permissible, get lost, and are transformed through Baka’s forced sedentarization? Fieldwork data were collected in Cameroon between July

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Your “Eyesore,” My History?

People and “Dead” Cars in a Remote Aboriginal Community

Kate Senior, Richard Chenhall, and Daphne Daniels

on their ancestral lands. While this anthropological research is based on ethnographic fieldwork in Nalawan, a mobilities framework helps us to explore not only the dimensions of power in this movement, but also the unequal distribution of mobilities

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Black Moves

Moments in the History of African-American Masculine Mobilities

Tim Cresswell

_police_department_report.pdf . 19 Alice Goffman, On the Run: Fugitive Life in an American City , Fieldwork Encounters and Discoveries (Chicago: University of Chicago Press, 2014). 20 Joel Dinerstein, “Backfield in Motion: The Transformation of the NFL by Black Culture,” in In

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Precarious Connections: On the Promise and Menace of Railroad Projects

Peter Schweitzer and Olga Povoroznyuk

time of the author's fieldwork. At the center of attention here are not future passengers waiting for the train but students of a technical college—the railroad college—who are getting educated for jobs that do not exist yet. The state of uncertainty

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Heidi Morrison, James S. Finley, Daniel Owen Spence, Aaron Hatley, Rachael Squire, Michael Ra-shon Hall, Stéphanie Vincent-Geslin, Sibo Chen, Tawny Andersen, and Stéphanie Ponsavady

breadth of the fieldwork conducted is noteworthy as is the production of the book itself, which contains a plethora of images, graphics, and maps. The book is also accompanied by a useful Web site that enables the reader to virtually travel along the