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Gijs Mom and Georgine Clarsen

with containers), aviation, and general transport. Articles on railways, walking, and bicycling were not represented last year. But what is most important is that we had four articles (nearly a quarter of all published) dealing with “mobility writ large

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Gijs Mom and Georgine Clarsen

passenger car driven by private benefactors (whom the media routinely called “smugglers”), they were joined by fellow refugees who managed to cross the border between Russia and Norway on bicycles, literally using a loophole in local transborder rules. When

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Transformation and the Satisfaction of Work

Andrew Sanchez

work when his employer reduced his hours in the face of financial problems. As we squatted on the ground of the metal yard one afternoon, surrounded by broken bicycles, tin cans, and assorted detritus, he told me that he missed his old job. Although

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Repaying the Debts of the Dead

Kinship, Microfinance, and Mortuary Practice on the Paraguayan Frontier

Caroline E. Schuster

life span and the life-and-death stakes of obligation. 3 Bicycling Loans Microcredit has been celebrated in international development circles—and these days often vilified by social scientists—as a financial tool to bring credit to the poor. Policy and

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Mobilizing Landscape Pedagogies

Enskillment and Frictions in Informal Educational Practices

Margherita Cisani

to the means of transport they use. In particular, given the fact that the rate of bicycle use among high school students and in the Italian population in general is rather low, 1 in 2017, I decided to focus on bicycle use. The activity proposed to

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Theorizing Mobility Transitions

An Interdisciplinary Conversation

Cristina Temenos, Anna Nikolaeva, Tim Schwanen, Tim Cresswell, Frans Sengers, Matt Watson, and Mimi Sheller

practice. In talking or thinking of it, we know the elements that constitute it as a practice: the materials including technologies like bicycles, accessories, road signs; the competences and ways of using the body; the social meanings, norms, and rules

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Explaining sustainable regional integration to my parents

Zenyram Koff Maganda

sustainability. New transport policies in many European cities have both adopted environmentally friendly buses and trams and built bicycle lanes on most major urban roads. For example, Luxembourg has established the vel'OH program where riders can rent bicycles

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Review Essay

Agnieszka Joniak-Lüthi

multinational companies. The third chapter that discusses the intersection of information technologies and knowledge is Tim Dant's text about online repair tutorials. These tutorials teach people how to repair broken objects like iPads and bicycles, making them

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Tension between Fast and Slow Mobilities

Examining the Infrastructuring Processes in Brussels (1950–2019) through the Lens of Social Imaginaries

Claire Pelgrims

some key dates, but the evolutions I am describing are iterative and sedimentary rather than straightforward. 40 Ruth Oldenziel and Adri Albert de la Bruhèze, “Contested Spaces: Bicycle Lanes in Urban Europe, 1900–1995,” Transfers 1, no. 2 (2011

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Medical Ethnography over Time

Penetrating “the fog of health” in a Nigerian community, 1970–2017

Murray Last

quite rapidly along the paths, whereas before ordinary pedal bicycles could scarcely take the ill or those in difficult, obstructed labour for help. Though there was a small universityrun hospital some 25 miles away, it had no ambulances available – even