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Nighttime Navigating

Moving a Container Ship through Darkness

Maria Borovnik

that seafarers are passively exposed to. In this article, these interwoven knots in a meshwork of agency in which seafarers are occupied will be explored. During watchkeeping duties at night, or when having to maneuver a ship through dangerous passages

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Lazy Labor, Modernization, and Coloniality

Mobile Cultures between the Andes and the Amazon around 1900

Jaime Moreno Tejada

complained about the many natural obstacles to the success of their duties, such as bridgeless rivers and knee-deep mud along the trail, but in their narratives the Napo Runa were also to blame for the sorry state of communications. 14 In fact, in the eyes

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Knowledge, Travel, and Embodied Thought

Restlessness in Herder’s Journal of My Voyage in the Year 1769

John K. Noyes

appear to swirl and stream over and against one another. Until now, his entire inner being, his manner of thinking, his feelings and aspirations had been forced into a particular direction by his fixed sphere of duties, literary tasks and goals

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Katherine Ellinghaus and Sianan Healy

divisions, domestic duties and hygiene practices, [as well as] the use of space and patterns of occupancy.” 5 In other words, governments saw housing as essentially assimilative. 6 While fantasies of assimilation were a central motivation, segregation was

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Tristan Josephson, Marcin B. Stanek, Tallie Ben Daniel, Jeremy Ash, Liz Millward, Caroline Luce, Regine Buschauer, Amanda K. Phillips, and Javier Caletrío

variously understood as part of a consumer culture, an attempt to emulate the conspicuous lifestyles of elites, or an escape from everyday duties and frustrations. De Botton favors the latter interpretation and suggests that popular views of airports are

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Media Ecologies of Autonomous Automobility

Gendered and Racial Dimensions of Future Concept Cars

Julia M. Hildebrand and Mimi Sheller

“Together We Ride”). shades and freshly brewed coffee. His schedule is projected onto a glass wall with a profile image of the Nissan IDS seemingly informing him about his duties: “Together We Plan” states a written insertion, a style repeated throughout

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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

Vehicle Inspection Standards and the National Safety Code for heavy vehicles. Among other duties, they conduct speed enforcement, perform mechanical inspections, and enforce Hours of Service regulations. 48 Fieldnotes, spring 2011. 49 These issues are