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“Two Wheels Bad”?

The Status of Cycling in the Youth Hostels Association of England and Wales in the 1930s

Michael Cunningham

that the distinction between touring and racing was not absolute (Taylor, A Claim on the Countryside , 232–233). 71 YHA. Executive Committee. M77 “YHA: Amendments to the Constitution.” London, January 1933 (Y700003–1). 72 YHA Annual Report, 1937

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A Ritual Demystified

The Work of Anti-wonder among Sufi Reformists and Traditionalists in a Macedonian Roma Neighborhood

Galina Oustinova-Stjepanovic

nothing; the heart doesn't host Allah. If you get to the point where you can diminish the physical, then you become an absolute being [ absolutno postojanje ]. There is a difference between survival and being [ opstojuvanje and postojanje ]; being

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The White Cotton Robe

Charisma and Clothes in Tibetan Buddhism Today

Magdalena Maria Turek

, didactic depiction of a culturally valued progression on the path toward the absolute attainment of liberation and enlightenment, which themselves are also represented by the robe. As an expression of pure charisma, Tsültrim Tarchin performs, at this

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Race and the Micropolitics of Mobility

Mobile Autoethnography on a South African Bus Service

Bradley Rink

that pierces the absolute dialectic of mobility and mooring as “Passengers … may not get … off the bus when it is moving or at any place other than recognized bus stops, except under the direction of an inspector, driver or other company official.” 60

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Representing Sanctuary

On Flatness and Aki Kaurismäki's Le Havre

Vinh Nguyen

not be absolute or all encompassing. It is where the civil or the individual can exert their presence and their vision of refuge. In Le Havre , ordinary individuals creating sanctuary together—through acts such as hindering the police, hiding a

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“A Refugee Pastor in a Refugee Church”

Refugee-Refugee Hosting in a Faith-Based Context

Karen Lauterbach

frames of formalized and regularized hospitality. Recent work on displacement and hospitality draws on Jacques Derrida's concepts of absolute and conditional hospitality as the ethical and political aspects of hospitality, as well as the concept of

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Re/Making Immigration Policy through Practice

How Social Workers Influence What It Means to Be a Refused Asylum Seeker

Kathryn Tomko Dennler

efforts to return them to their country of origin, or cannot be returned for a documented reason ( UK Visas and Immigration 2014 ). Section 4 support provides accommodation and money for food, alleviating homelessness and absolute destitution. Nonetheless

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Refuge and History

A Critical Reading of a Polemic

Benjamin Thomas White

). If we take the 65 million figure as accurate for 2016, it is considerably lower in absolute terms, but much smaller in relative terms. The global population today is over 7 billion; the global economy is vastly larger, and states, international

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Ceasing Fire and Seizing Time

LA Gang Tours and the White Control of Mobility

Sarah Sharma and Armonds R. Towns

. Mobility gives us the distance to see a neighborhood in terms of the way it looks, enables us to hold it to an absolute standard of urbanity or cosmopolitanism, and encourages us to judge its character apart from any personal history or intimate social

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Trending Transfers

A Decade of New Mobility Studies through the Lens of Transmodality, Transnationalism, and Transdisciplinarity

Gijs Mom

absolute lockdown, together with the rest of Spain. I knew what this meant as I had watched in awe how Wuhan, two months after I had come back from a fellowship at Shanghai University, had been isolated from the rest of China. 1 Spain's version was the