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Simone Toji

, crooked needles, parts of old sewing machines all over the floor. The rubbed walls, marked with traces of labor, suggested the place of tables, machines, and workers. The smell permeated the entire room, that smell so intimate and familiar to Jakob. The

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Ovarian Psycos

An Urban Cadence of Power and Precarity

Jennifer Ruth Hosek

. Rap artist, social worker, and guiding Psyco Xela speaks powerfully about the group’s birth and aims. The militancy of her views—expressed by other Psycos as well—may seem jarring and a bit outdated in its separatism. The story’s unfolding makes their

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Christine Moderbacher

“guest workers” who had settled down in the district known as Molenbeek, at that time largely deserted. As in many other European cities, this desertion had a particular socioeconomic reason. The economic growth of the 1950s and 1960s saw Belgium's middle

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Judith A. Nicholson and Mimi Sheller

temporary workers who labor in homes as nannies and domestics or on farms as seasonal pickers; and the ongoing flow of undocumented laborers into South Africa from neighboring countries. Some of these migrants and temporary workers send a large amount of

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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

-middle class and upper-working class, and Trentmann identifies “skilled workers, artisans and subordinate professionals” as the main components of the open-air movement who were reacting to changing labor practices and a reduction of autonomy in the workplace

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Elena Fiddian-Qasmiyeh and Mette Louise Berg

legal consciousness of UK social workers in re/making immigration policy in practice (Kathryn Tomko Dennler). As well as this nuanced and varied body of articles, practitioner reflections, and interventions, utopian/dystopian imaginings, and interview

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Notes around Hospitality as Inhabitation

Engaging with the Politics of Care and Refugees’ Dwelling Practices in the Italian Urban Context

Camillo Boano and Giovanna Astolfo

program at UCL. 6 Each year for five years we engaged in immersive urban ethnographies with small groups of refugees and asylum seekers hosted in SPRAR and with volunteers and workers from LDA. 7 In the form of a three-day design workshop, including

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Introduction to the Issue

Encountering Hospitality and Hostility

Mette Louise Berg and Elena Fiddian-Qasmiyeh

migrants across time and space. This includes analysis of the responses and reactions of frontline workers and civil society and faith-based actors to the claims on and to hospitality by migrants and refugees (Isayev; Wagner; Dennler; Challinor; Wilkinson

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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

“northern maritime zone” and explore the networks of relations that extend between the two regions. As the authors describe it: “The story of Indonesian workers in the Australian-dominated pearling industry is a story of mobility against restriction, of

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Lazy Labor, Modernization, and Coloniality

Mobile Cultures between the Andes and the Amazon around 1900

Jaime Moreno Tejada

developed alongside western colonial enterprises. 16 However, we should not lose sight of the fact that industrial factory workers were also accused of similar faults. Frederick Winslow Taylor, known as the father of scientific management, whose seminal