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Embodied Vibrations

Disastrous Mobilities in Relocation from the Christchurch Earthquakes, Aotearoa New Zealand

Gail Adams-Hutcheson

onto historic buildings, to evoking a feeling of destruction, gaps, dead space, and silence, and then a “rising from the ashes” noisy amalgam of construction vehicles, workers, and technologies. Focusing on disaster underscores the hypermobility of

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Decolonial Approaches to Refugee Migration

Nof Nasser-Eddin and Nour Abu-Assab in Conversation

Nof Nasser-Eddin and Nour Abu-Assab

different—the way it's being practiced is different—but people are protesting the same sort of oppression and that gives us a lot of hope, thinking about all of these people, all of these non-normative people—queers, domestic workers, women, refugees, people

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Ambivalent Mobilities in the Pacific

“Savagery” and “Civilization” in the Australian Interwar Imaginary

Nicholas Halter

’s Literature 1841–1941 (Sydney: Wentworth Books 1969), 24. 42 See, e.g., “Tommy Tanna’s Present Position,” Worker , 1 June 1901, 4; “Tommy Tanna,” The Clipper , 28 December 1901, 8. 43 Roger M. Keesing and Peter Corris, eds., Lightning Meets the West Wind

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Worldly Tastes

Mobility and the Geographical Imaginaries of Interwar Australian Magazines

Victoria Kuttainen and Susann Liebich

distributor. If The Home saw its target audience in middle-and upper-class women readers, MAN , modeled on the American magazine Esquire , was addressed to the modern, urban, working man. Its readership consisted of white-collar workers and others broadly

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Nighttime Navigating

Moving a Container Ship through Darkness

Maria Borovnik

both may change as they move and both are not segmented into particular parts. These nonchronological temporalities offer the opportunity to consider memories of landscapes (or seascapes) in time as part of the interaction with skilled workers

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Conservation-Induced Resettlement

The Case of the Baka of Southeast Cameroon—A Variation on the Habitual Mobility–Immobility Nexus

Harrison Esam Awuh

Baka villages by health workers, most clinical health care is available only in hospitals and health centers. The forced resettlement of Baka in permanent villages on roadsides has reduced the distance they need to cover in order to access clinical

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Motorcycling in 1980s Athens

Popularization, Representational Politics, and Social Identities

Panagiotis Zestanakis

politics especially toward public sector workers, with the end of a long cycle of development that had begun in the early postwar years, a fact proved by the quadrupling of the unemployment rate between 1981 and 1984. 7 The growth of Athens in a period of

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Governing Global Aeromobility

Canada and Airport Refugee Claimants in the 1980s

Bret Edwards

: University of Ottawa Press, 1988); Donald Avery, “Dangerous Foreigners”: European Immigrant Workers and Labour Radicalism in Canada, 1896–1932 (Toronto: McClelland and Stewart, 1979). 44 This is not to say that airports cannot be nonplaces, but that some

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From the Auto-mobile to the Driven Subject?

Discursive Assertions of Mobility Futures

Katharina Manderscheid

favor of presence in the “space of flows.” 58 Typically, the mobile lives of middle- and upper-class knowledge workers (working in creative industries, management, science and research, etc.) are seen as paradigmatic for nomadic lifestyles. 59 They can

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From Ecuador to Elsewhere

The (Re)Configuration of a Transit Country

Soledad Álvarez Velasco

: IOM . Anderson , Bridget. 2010 . “ Migration, Immigration Controls and the Fashioning of Precarious Workers .” Work, Employment and Society 24 ( 2 ): 300 – 317 . doi: 10.1177/0950017010362141 . 10.1177/0950017010362141 Arcentales , Javier