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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

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When Transit States Pursue Their Own Agenda

Malaysian and Indonesian Responses to Australia's Migration and Border Policies

Antje Missbach and Gerhard Hoffstaedter

a magnet for labor migration from other Asian countries. In 2017 Malaysian Home Ministry figures recorded over 1.7 million legal foreign workers in Malaysia ( Nasa 2017 ); other sources estimate that undocumented foreign workers in Malaysia would

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Print Culture, Mobility, and The Pacific, 1920–1950

Victoria Kuttainen and Susann Liebich

, and more people than ever traveled across the globe as migrants, workers, armed forces, and leisure travelers, travel and mobility came to be symbols of modernity. As Timothy Cresswell has noted, to be modern meant to be mobile. 1 This growing

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Ehren Helmut Pflugfelder

about 15 percent of executive/senior level officials are female. 18 I have had firsthand experience on a small-scale autonomous vehicle project where all but a few of the several dozen workers were male. 19 Having an overwhelmingly male staff

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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

: Bloomsbury Academic, 2015), 216 pp., 25 illustrations, £13.99 Christopher Schaberg’s The End of Airports is part memoir, part history, and part speculation. Schaberg’s past as a part-time airport worker intersects with his present as a frequently flying

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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

workers had to be relieved of their charges when traveling on long distance trains. By contextualizing apartheid-era racialized transportation practices, Pirie shows how this cultural history of overt racism underwrites the more hidden institutional racism

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Eirini Kasioumi, Anna Plyushteva, Talya Zemach-Bersin, Kathleen F. Oswald, Molly Sauter, Alexandra Ganser, Mustafa Ahmed Khan, Natasha Raheja, Harry Oosterhuis, and Benjamin Fraser

urban epicenters of their economies with influxes of workers and tourists. The outcome provides a valuable understanding of how expanding mobility may interact with architectural and urban form beyond its most recognizable physical expressions, such as

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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

” interactions in the global South. Frontier migration of nonstate actors like farmers, miners, and informal economy workers can be spontaneous or fairly systematically planned, revealing the importance of focusing on interactions across space and time, as well

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Heidi Morrison, James S. Finley, Daniel Owen Spence, Aaron Hatley, Rachael Squire, Michael Ra-shon Hall, Stéphanie Vincent-Geslin, Sibo Chen, Tawny Andersen, and Stéphanie Ponsavady

questions on neo-nomads as a group: do they form a homogeneous group? Do international workers and environmental refugees really belong to the same category? While these questions are not addressed in the book, they seem fundamental for further reflection on

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Living Through and Living On?

Participatory Humanitarian Architecture in the Jarahieh Refugee Settlement, Lebanon

Riccardo Luca Conti, Joana Dabaj, and Elisa Pascucci

agencies recruit, through the local municipalities, “workers from the settlement” without any necessary skill set for tasks such as cleaning the dust off the streets. In such projects, it is usually the most powerful in the ITS who get the jobs. Spending