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The Case of Germany

Civil Society and Civic Activism in the Pandemic

Susann Worschech

observed in several major German cities. In Berlin and its districts, informal initiatives, associations, and bicycle activist groups such as Changing Cities, Netzwerk Lebenswerte Stadt, and other local networks have been campaigning for bicycle

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The Incredible Edible Movement

People Power, Adaptation, and Challenges in Rennes (France) and Montreal (Canada)

Giulia Giacchè and Lya Porto

, Ceinture Aliment-Terre Liégeoise, which is working to transform its regional food system, and the usage of the bicycle has been remarkable in this process. Besides the possible influence of this Belgium movement, this specific initiative is organized as a

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Reaching ‘the Vulnerable’ by Working from the Heart?

Community Case Workers in Zimbabwe

Saana Hansen

such as hats and T-shirts, even bicycles in some instances ( UNICEF 2019 ). As we saw, Maria received allowances from a child welfare agency for registering beneficiaries for their purposes. She explained that ‘whenever I get a call for an event, I will

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Building Capacity in Ethical Review

Compliance and Transformation in the Asia-Pacific Region

Rachel Douglas-Jones

way of a cycling analogy: ‘Do you ride a bicycle?’ she asked. I nodded. You can ride a bicycle now, but before you could, why [was it] so hard? Do you remember that first time? That moment, the first time you ride the bike, you remember. That’s why

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Sandcastles, Ball Games, and Scooters

Unearthing Children's Play in the Public Parks of Interwar Paris

Elvan Sahin

bicycles on the sanded alleys. With a municipality overly sensitive about the production of dust, the well-being of preschoolers, and the maintenance of flowerbeds and lawns, these forms of play soon became subjects of fierce contestation between parents

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Combustion, Hydraulic, and Other Forms of Masculinity

An Essay Exploring Dominant Values and Representations of the Driver in Driverless Technology

Sarah Redshaw

on a bicycle, a woman gathering eggs, goats on a lawn, and a man on a roof with solar cells is interrupted by the screeching of tires as a car comes hurtling into view, swerves to a stop, and is reversed up a driveway. Everyone stops to look as a man

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Book Reviews

James Longhurst, Sheila Dwyer, John Lennon, Zhenhua Chen, Rudi Volti, Gopalan Balachandran, Katarina Gephardt, Mathieu Flonneau, Kyle Shelton, and Fiona Wilkie

culture can improve decision making. In the literature review and conceptual essay that constitutes the first chapter, Cox asks “can a study of social theory and cycling cultures be used to arrive at a better understanding of bicycle politics?” (38

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Mobile Lives, Immobile Representations

Raili Nugin

films that carried the idea of mobility within the countryside. Once upon a Time in Our Village I: 1914, Weriora (22) told a love story that started by writing letters, delivered by a postwoman on a bicycle. It depicts how time is slow for those who

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Organic Vehicles and Passengers

The Tsetse Fly as Transient Analytical Workspace

Clapperton Chakanetsa Mavhunga

, on foot, on treadmills, etc.). From charging phones while pedaling on a bicycle between places, to using a laptop or iPad in one’s passenger seat in flight thousands of feet above the ground, to self-tracking or wearable devices, the idea of transient

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Civilization as the Undesired World

Radical Environmentalism and the Uses of Dystopia in Times of Climate Crisis

Stine Krøijer

literature and the impending environmental catastrophe. Another target being discussed that afternoon is one of the company's radio and mobile antennas located at the edge of the mine. ‘Someone’ has already prepared a handful of bicycle tubes filled with