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Understanding Germany’s Short-lived “Culture of Welcome”

Images of Refugees in Three Leading German Quality Newspapers

Maximilian Conrad and Hugrún Aðalsteinsdóttir

an den Ufern der Ägäis strandete, haben zurecht, vor allem in Europa, eine Welle der Entrüstung hervorgerufen.” 18 Steffen Roth, “Kein Neid—Gebt den Flüchtlingen freies Internet,” Die Welt , 4 September 2015; available at https

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Johannes Görbert, Russ Pottle, Jeff Morrison, Pramod K. Nayar, Dirk Göttsche, Lacy Marschalk, Dorit Müller, Angela Fowler, Rebecca Mills, and Kevin Mitchell Mercer

” (5). While Schaberg suggests the “end of airports,” he also undoes their finiteness and boundedness—he observes that airports and flights have flickering virtual presences on the Internet, takes the reader behind the scenes of his former workplace

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Heidi Morrison, James S. Finley, Daniel Owen Spence, Aaron Hatley, Rachael Squire, Michael Ra-shon Hall, Stéphanie Vincent-Geslin, Sibo Chen, Tawny Andersen, and Stéphanie Ponsavady

cables, not satellites, carry approximately 99 percent of our digital communications and most of the Internet through the oceans. Far from being wireless, we exist, as Starosielski highlights, in a “world that is more wired than ever” (9). The Undersea

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The Alternative for Germany from Breakthrough toward Consolidation?

A Comparative Perspective on Its Organizational Development

E. Gene Frankland

to the internet and privacy issues. The AfD rose in opposition to the established parties’ support of the Eurozone, but soon broadened its focus to immigration and social conservative issues. The founders of both parties favored more direct democracy

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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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This Was the One for Me

AfD Women's Origin Stories

Christina Xydias

explain their selection of the AfD. Several caveats regarding internet data collection are needed. Data collection was undertaken via web searches in two waves: August 2018 and February 2020. Although information provided by official online biographies

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Fashioning Masculinities through Migration

Narratives of Romanian Construction Workers in London

Alexandra Urdea

these bricks the shape of an L that couldn't be fitted. My wife saw me, it was 3 am and I was searching on the internet for certain designs and materials; I was trying to improvise something. The guy who designed these bricks came to ask why it is taking

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Pascal Wallisch and Jake Alden Whritner

—for example, virtually any message board on the Internet Movie Database (IMDb) or any film forum—that people disagree vehemently as to how much they like or dislike any given movie. This might be due to the notion that people think they argue about objective

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Making Friends

Refugees and Volunteers in Germany

Joachim C. Häberlen

than just anecdotal evidence. Of course, one might object that it is impossible to verify my sources. Yet, the same would be true with regards to verifying any story a newspaper or an Internet blog reports. 7 In what follows, I will first briefly

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Sophie Meunier

it can deliver concrete results. With respect to the new economy, France has so far not been a particularly relevant player. European countries overall have been trailing in the creation of successful, indispensable Internet companies. Out of top 100