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Kudzai Matereke

strength in the way the author balances the rungano (story) with intense and rigorous analysis of the mobilities of the main character, tsetse fly. For a mudzimbahwe , animate and inanimate beings have anthropomorphic will and intent, and thus shape the

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Alejandro Miranda

-as-entity and practice-as-performance formulated by Schatzki 11 and further elaborated by Shove and colleagues. 12 Schatzki theorizes the articulation of assorted elements in time and space as practice-arrangement bundles. One strength of this ontological

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At the Threshold to the New World

Equator Crossings, Sunsets, and Claude Lévi-Strauss’s Tristes Tropiques

Michael Bies

worlds have to come face to face”: This cheerless sea between them, and the calmness of the weather whose only purpose seems to be to allow evil forces to gather fresh strength, are the last mystical barrier between two regions so diametrically opposed

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City Sterilization and Poverty Management

Examining a Mobility Hub in the “Redevelopment and Enhancement” of Downtown Tallahassee

Christopher M. McLeod, Matthew I. Horner, Matthew G. Hawzen, and Mark DiDonato

, moreover, appeared on the CRA’s redevelopment radar. For example, in the DTRSA’s “Strengths, Weaknesses, Opportunities, and Th reats” analysis, under “Weaknesses,” a bulleted entry read: “Homeless population at shelter hampering development efforts.” 40

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Tristan Josephson, Marcin B. Stanek, Tallie Ben Daniel, Jeremy Ash, Liz Millward, Caroline Luce, Regine Buschauer, Amanda K. Phillips, and Javier Caletrío

States, France, the United Kingdom, Romania, Italy, Australia, and Latin America. This range of methodologies and geographical locations is one of the strengths of the collection, which demonstrates the lines of investigation that emerge from thinking

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Michael K. Bess, David Lipset, Kudzai Matereke, Stève Bernardin, Katharine Bartsch, Harry Oosterhuis, Samuel Müller, Frank Schipper, Benjamin D’Harlingue, and Katherine Roeder

these perspectives would be a welcome addition to the book. Notwithstanding these reservations, Skelton draws on a rich range of sources to build her case. The strength of the study lies in the critical analysis of architectural space informed by in situ

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Johannes Görbert, Russ Pottle, Jeff Morrison, Pramod K. Nayar, Dirk Göttsche, Lacy Marschalk, Dorit Müller, Angela Fowler, Rebecca Mills, and Kevin Mitchell Mercer

strength of the study, thus, is to identify the narrative structures, stereotypical images, and rhetorics by which German-language travelogues participate in the European colonial discourse of the eighteenth and early nineteenth centuries. Another merit of

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Knowledge, Travel, and Embodied Thought

Restlessness in Herder’s Journal of My Voyage in the Year 1769

John K. Noyes

dissatisfaction with all aspects of his life, which he experiences as this urge to travel: I had not courage and strength enough to sweep away all these embarrassing situations and launch myself into a different career. So I had to travel; and, since I doubted

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Beth Gutelius, Janet Gibson, Dhan Zunino Singh, Steven J. Gold, Alexandra Portmann, Peter Cox, Rudi Volti, Adrian Drummond-Cole, and Steven D. Spalding

strongly thematically connected set of essays, then this volume may disappoint. However, it has the power to prompt reflection that is often missing from more singular collections. Its strength as a mobility studies project is in the disparity of studies

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Lazy Labor, Modernization, and Coloniality

Mobile Cultures between the Andes and the Amazon around 1900

Jaime Moreno Tejada

terms, this break was taken when the porters ran out of breath or samai, a concept that was as central to Napo Runa culture as the watch was to the modern traveler. Samai’s connotations of physical and spiritual strength informed the porters’ attitude