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Alejandro Miranda

dance performed at fandangos served as models for these new folklorized performances, trimming off what this bureaucracy considered excessively rustic and rural, reinventing them as a show on stage. 37 Fandango continued to be part of the everyday life

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Dhan Zunino Singh

-class families, where the stairs become like a catwalk for models. Cheerful and slim young women, carrying bags, boxes, and books (representing the female consumer rather than worker), are going up the stairs, and the viewpoint clearly stresses their legs and

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Race and the Micropolitics of Mobility

Mobile Autoethnography on a South African Bus Service

Bradley Rink

explored from a service quality perspective using quantitative methods. Ayanda Vilakazi and Krishna Govender take a structural equation modeling approach to understand the perception of service quality in Johannesburg, and Prince D. Ugo focuses his

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“Containers, Carriers, Vehicles”

Three Views of Mobility from Africa

Clapperton Chakanetsa Mavhunga, Jeroen Cuvelier, and Katrien Pype

); modernity premised on Western origin and markers; 11 the reduction of technology to things Western; the reduction of innovation to technology; 12 and democracy to a Western model of governance. 13 The consequence is that when scholars say they are

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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

, humanitarian bureaucracies and logistics are often incompatible with the implementation and scalability of locally produced, adaptable shelter models ( Mubarak and Hafeez 2017 ). Thoroughly participatory design and building processes are achievable for a young

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Julien Brachet, Victoria L. Klinkert, Cory Rodgers, Robtel Neajai Pailey, Elieth Eyebiyi, Rachel Benchekroun, Grzegorz Micek, Natasha N. Iskander, Aydan Greatrick, Alexandra Bousiou, and Anne White

family model as the Cape Verdean one could be considered particularly well adapted to the conditions of the beginning of the twenty-first century. The author shows how the Cape Verdean family, both in an abstract and concrete sense, is formed at a

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Theorizing Mobility Transitions

An Interdisciplinary Conversation

Cristina Temenos, Anna Nikolaeva, Tim Schwanen, Tim Cresswell, Frans Sengers, Matt Watson, and Mimi Sheller

usual within urban planning and transport planning. This implies the end of the “predict and provide model” of transport behavior. It also recognizes complex interdependencies of multiple mobility systems, including transport, communication, energy, and

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Diverse Driving Emotions

Exploring Chinese Migrants’ Mobilities in a Car-Dependent City

Sophie-May Kerr, Natascha Klocker, and Gordon Waitt

model movement, but rather interpret the meanings, feelings, and power dynamics of movement. 24 With a focus on bodies and their capacities to do things, mobility scholars bring meanings, feelings, and power to the forefront of research. In this article

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Becoming “Pacific-Minded”

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

Anna Johnston

. Collins, Reading National Geographic (Chicago: University of Chicago Press, 1993). Some readings of Walkabout in the Australian context employ a similar model of faultfinding. 33 Hill published thirty-four articles for Walkabout in total, with only

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Motorcycling in 1980s Athens

Popularization, Representational Politics, and Social Identities

Panagiotis Zestanakis

and many young people faced parental opposition to their decision to buy a motorcycle, usually regardless of its model. 46 As the sociologist Suzanne McDonald Walker has claimed, riding a bike is a choice with potential drawbacks such as injury, death