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Ocean, Motion, Emotion

Mobilities and Mobilizations in the Pacific

Matt Matsuda

, the Tampa , packed with more than four hundred sick and desperate passengers, largely refugees and asylum seekers from Afghanistan and Iraq. The passengers were removed amid fears of unwanted refugees reaching Australian shores. To keep the refugees

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Frances Steel

apparently successful “cross-racial paradise” and thus “an alternative racial destiny”—a powerful counterpoint to White Australia. 9 Indeed, for many commentators in the interwar years, these flourishing mixed populations, attenuating long-held fears of

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Governing Global Aeromobility

Canada and Airport Refugee Claimants in the 1980s

Bret Edwards

feared for his life in India. The officer referred Paul’s case to a two-person adjudication panel and detained him as a likely flight risk. The panel swiftly met and ruled that Paul was not a genuine refugee and was therefore eligible for immediate

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Ceasing Fire and Seizing Time

LA Gang Tours and the White Control of Mobility

Sarah Sharma and Armonds R. Towns

with the materiality of mobility and race beyond cultural texts. In particular, Doreen Massey’s critique of the generalized white male protagonist assumed in the discourse around “time-space compression” reveals that fears of “dislocation” and the loss

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Ten Years of Transfers

Mobility Studies and Social Change during a Pandemic

Mimi Sheller

, various contributors to that issue took note of the affects and “vibrations” of sickness, fear, or extreme tiredness, reminding us of the sensations and feelings of the moving body, but also foreshadowing the anxieties of illness entering our bodies. 5 In

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Mobilities and the Multinatural

A Test Case in India

Thomas Birtchnell

and territories. 18 In the cities of the Global North, free-to-range wild or semidomesticated animals are met with mistrust, fear, and disgust, or are the focus of exploitation or cruelty. As the images above show, in India multinatural mobilities

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State of Uncertainty

Educating the First Railroaders in Central Sakha (Yakutiya)

Sigrid Irene Wentzel

a priority for the Russian government. 5 However, this development has triggered fears that precious taiga 6 forest environments and rural ways of life could be destroyed. These continuing fears are informed by the difficult center

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Lazy Labor, Modernization, and Coloniality

Mobile Cultures between the Andes and the Amazon around 1900

Jaime Moreno Tejada

-Indian authorities confessed their admittedly paranoid fear that alienated Napo Runa were plotting their murder by forcing the canoes to capsize on the rapids. 41 Second, native pilots exclusively held practical knowledge of the rapids, the resting areas where fish

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Motorcycling in 1980s Athens

Popularization, Representational Politics, and Social Identities

Panagiotis Zestanakis

pivotal role in the process of identity construction in Cold War Europe. 24 In post–civil war Greece, debates over youth encapsulated fears of rapid social transformation and dogged national public opinion. 25 Although in the 1980s young people

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Blue Sky Matter

Toward an (In-flight) Understanding of the Sensuousness of Mobilities Design

Ole B. Jensen and Phillip Vannini

were living, breathing, human bodies who variously experienced feelings of excitement, anticipation, and fear, and encountered (often unnerving) three-dimensional kin-aesthetic sensations during the course of a flight, including pitching (nose moving up