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Dhan Zunino Singh

of proximity, as Wolfgang Schivelbush shows through a comparison between the isolated compartment of the European railway and the shared space of the American car. 44 Jo Stanley claims that different relationships between sexuality and transport are

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

hybrid “rurban” infrastructure that incorporated country and small urban centers within the discourse and design of a national railway system—an ideological and material feat that produced a type of rail system very different from Belgium’s European and U

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“Be Prepared!” (But Not Too Prepared)

Scouting, Soldiering, and Boys’ Roles in World War I

Lucy Andrew

after the announcement that Britain was at war contained detailed instructions of numerous war duties that Scouts could fulfill. These included guarding railway bridges and telegraph lines against attacks from foreign spies, collecting information about

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Judith A. Nicholson and Mimi Sheller

” to the suburbs. 28 In both Canada and the United States, the national railroad was an important site where racial politics and transportation systems intersected. The Pacific Coast portion of the national Railway in Canada was built on appropriated

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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

the two domains, with pure liberalism on one side and state interventionism on the other. Philipp Hertzog compares two railway projects in France and Germany to underline some strong cultural differences between the two countries when it comes to

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The Territorialization of Vietnam's Northern Upland Frontier

Migrant Motivations and Misgivings from World War II until Today

Sarah Turner, Thi-Thanh-Hien Pham, and Ngô Thúy Hạnh

, they were farmers, so when we moved here, my parents continued farming, growing rice and fruit trees; but now for the collective.” A few others migrated to work in state-organized forestry cooperatives or other state positions such as railway work

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Patricia Mainardi

make his appearance, he was shown as tiny and insignificant. 44 New bridges and railway lines featured regularly in lavish multi-page spreads. Disasters too proved exceptionally popular, no doubt because they could be produced quickly with the judicious

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German Debts

Entangled Histories of the Greek–German Relationship and Their Varied Effects

Klaus Neumann

footage of large numbers of Syrians stranded at the central railway station in Budapest shouting “Germany! Germany!” “Hearing their name cried out neither in fear nor in a football stadium, but rather in gratitude and hope touched the public enough to turn

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The Color of French Wine

Southern Wine Producers Respond to Competition from the Algerian Wine Industry in the Early Third Republic

Elizabeth Heath

reconfigured the globe, connecting distant populations and localities in unprecedented ways. The compression of space and time brought by railways and steamships enabled people, goods, and ideas to flow across the globe with new speed and ease. 8 Immigration

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Becoming “Pacific-Minded”

Australian Middlebrow Writers in the 1940s and the Mobility of Texts

Anna Johnston

-Canadian connection and sponsored by Canadian Pacific Airways, a subsidiary of the Canadian Pacific Railway Company: Canada is Australia’s sister-dominion in that loose alliance of nations which, until recently, was proudly known as the British Empire. The word