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From the Auto-mobile to the Driven Subject?

Discursive Assertions of Mobility Futures

Katharina Manderscheid

, with the increasing integration of ICTs, 75 as well as the current gold rush around big data and the Internet of things, 76 IT firms have also taken an interest in transport technologies, although their business models remain rather unclear. 77

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Terry-Ann Jones

raises questions regarding the protective role of citizenship and governance in the lives of these workers. The particular pattern of migration that Brazil’s seasonal sugarcane labor force creates is unique. It differs from other models of internal

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Alessandro Jedlowski

the unidirectional model that used to ground much of migration studies, 11 and return migration from Western regions of the world toward African, Latino-American, and Asian countries has become an important subject of research for migration studies

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Media Ecologies of Autonomous Automobility

Gendered and Racial Dimensions of Future Concept Cars

Julia M. Hildebrand and Mimi Sheller

safety and harmony prompts notions of femininity rather than masculinity. Women are said to prefer bigger and safer cars, that is, “family models,” in their responsibilities as mother and housewife. 52 Men, however, would be drawn to “the ‘Top Gear’ fast

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Mobile Disasters

Catastrophes in the Age of Manufactured Uncertainty

Steve Matthewman

. 26 “A new WHO air quality model confirms that 92% of the world’s population lives in places where air quality levels exceed WHO limits.” World Health Organization, “WHO Releases Country Estimates on Air Pollution Exposure and Health Impact,” press