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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

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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

-reliant car would be a satisfying option, because every other model would lack the demands on reliability as well as on flexibility. Chapter 10 introduces deep learning—the actual “disruptive” technology—as a promising approach that follows an epistemic shift

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Imparting Ethno-aesthetic Knowledge in John Hawkesworth’s Report on Cook’s First Voyage to the South Pacific (1768–1771)

Sebastian Kaufmann

consequences for the transmission of knowledge of certain literary strategies. Cook’s and Banks’s notes on the topic begin in a conspicuously similar manner that suggests that one of the two texts served as a model for the other. Cook’s passage begins with the

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Organic Vehicles and Passengers

The Tsetse Fly as Transient Analytical Workspace

Clapperton Chakanetsa Mavhunga

Rupert W. Jack, “The Tsetse Fly Problem in Southern Rhodesia,” May 1933, 1. South African Centre for Epidemiological Modelling and Analysis/Tsetse Archives (hereafter SACEMA/TA). 2 Rupert W. Jack, “The Life Economy of a Tsetse Fly,” January–February 1944

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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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Tracey Reimann-Dawe

Ibid., 236. 24 See Eberhard Lämmert, Bauformen des Erzählens [Narrative Models], 6th ed. (Stuttgart: Reclam, [1955] 1975). Narrative and narrated time are concomitant with Genette’s categories of discourse and storytime in Narrative Discourse: An

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Holly Thorpe

contextualized within critiques of development, and particularly sport for development initiatives that tend to adopt a “deficit” model, assuming poor or disadvantaged youth need “our” Western versions of sport for their empowerment. 39 In contrast to many SDP

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Target Practice

The Algorithmics and Biopolitics of Race in Emerging Smart Border Practices and Technologies

Tamara Vukov

Analytics Tool (SBAT) as one that “leverages ‘big data’ and geospatial capabilities to analyze the migration of people … across the border,” offering “predictive and descriptive modeling, data mining, simulation and other analytic techniques to identify

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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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“Four Guys and a Hole in the Floor”

Racial Politics of Mobility and Excretion among BC-Based Long Haul Truckers

Amie McLean

argue that “cultural difference” models of automobility map too easily onto racist constructions of nonwhite drivers. They thereby can and do elide racist colonial histories of automobility while translating racist driving assumptions into the coded