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From the Auto-mobile to the Driven Subject?

Discursive Assertions of Mobility Futures

Katharina Manderscheid

Automobility has been identified as a fundamental element of modern Western socialities and corresponding identities, deeply interwoven with power relations and social inequalities. 1 By this token, social science literature has repeatedly stated

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Erick White

’s work did not share the theoretical and analytic presuppositions of practice theory, later anthropologists have productively used the concept of a totalizing field to document and analyze both national forms of Theravada Buddhism and particular social

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Black Moves

Moments in the History of African-American Masculine Mobilities

Tim Cresswell

exist in terms of human biology, people routinely look to the human body for evidence about racial identity; while it is a biological fiction, it is nonetheless a social fact. 5 A premise of what follows in this article is that mobility has been central

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Expat, Local, and Refugee

“Studying Up” the Global Division of Labor and Mobility in the Humanitarian Industry in Jordan

Reem Farah

displacement of Syrian refugees. However, despite the presence of a new transnational industry and foreign labor force in the country, their implication on labor in Jordan remained undebated and understudied in national and international discourses. This

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Mobilities and the Multinatural

A Test Case in India

Thomas Birtchnell

: Springer, 2013), 243–258. 12 S. Hinchliff e, M. B. Kearnes, M. Degen, and S. Whatmore, “Urban Wild Things: A Cosmopolitical Experiment,” Environment and Planning D: Society and Space 23, no. 5 (2005): 643–658. 13 Tim Edensor, “Automobility and National

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Dhan Zunino Singh

adventurous subject, who imitated foreign fashions and manners,” signaling the disintegration of national identity. 37 Women who left home to work challenged the notion of women as mothers of new citizens, further endangering the national identity. 38 In

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Ayse Serap Avanoglu, Diana Riboli, Juan Javier Rivera Andía, Annalisa Butticci, Iain R. Edgar, Matan Shapiro, Brooke Schedneck, Mark Sedgwick, Suzane de Alencar Vieira, Nell Haynes, Sara Farhan, Fabián Bravo Vega, Marie Meudec, Nuno Domingos, Heidi Härkönen, Sergio González Varela, and Nathanael Homewood

symbol of Cuban national identity from a local historical perspective ( Portuondo Zúñiga 1995 ), as well as among exiled Miami Cubans ( Tweed 1997 ). However, a comprehensive account that explores the Virgin’s multiple meanings in Cuba, both now and in

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“That’s Where I First Saw the Water”

Mobilizing Children’s Voices in UK Flood Risk Management

Alison Lloyd Williams, Amanda Bingley, Marion Walker, Maggie Mort, and Virginia Howells

planning, John Barker draws on scale theory to demonstrate how children’s involvement in local campaigns led to an influence on national policy. 31 Doughty and Murray call for “mobilities research to analyse both wider structures of governance and

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Katherine Ellinghaus and Sianan Healy

approved in principle the plan for immediate steps to be taken to alleviate conditions at Figure 1 Map showing the layout of adjoining cottages at the Gap. NAA: F1, 1952/245 PART 1. Reproduced with permission from the National Archives of Australia. the

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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

most tightly focused section of the collection, concentrating on the way sociability and mobility interact to help create a sense of national identity among pilgrims and travelers. Ulrike Krampl’s fascinating examination of the changing notions of