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Weiqiang Lin

aviation's—ailing state. With many border restrictions and quarantine rules still firmly in place, gleaming airports such as Beijing Daxing and I˙stanbul Havalimanı, once the epitome of global connectivity, are still functioning drastically below capacity

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Ten Years of Transfers

Mobility Studies and Social Change during a Pandemic

Mimi Sheller

from one person to another. Quarantine has brought an acute new awareness every time we enter into any kind of relation with others. Sociality has moved online, where virtual meetings rule, and continuous webinars exhaust us. Our social context has been

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Mobilizing Disability Studies

A Critical Perspective

Kudzai Matereke

restrictions when new reports of increasing numbers of new COVID-19 cases emerged. There were revelations that a subcontracted security company had breached infection control measures at the hotels that quarantined returning travelers, thus resulting in new

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Coronavirus with “Nobody in Charge”

An open reflection on leadership, solidarity, and contemporary regional integration

Harlan Koff and Carmen Maganda

have exposed many to economic disaster as quarantines have paralyzed economies. Insufficient public services have made washing hands the most effective way to prevent illness, a challenge in many places. Inadequate responses to conflict and migration

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Peter Merriman

be the wrong thing to do. I also knew that many other scholars would be reflecting upon the radical changes to local and global mobilities as a result of government lockdown, quarantine, and social/physical distancing measures. 4 As Mimi Sheller

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Latin America

A challenging prospect for regionalism

Ernesto Vivares

international scientific information about the pandemic, delayed implementing quarantine measures to avoid economic harm, and believed in herd immunity. In a short period, the pandemic in LA demonstrated the limitations of its political-economic elites, business

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Eirini Kasioumi, Anna Plyushteva, Talya Zemach-Bersin, Kathleen F. Oswald, Molly Sauter, Alexandra Ganser, Mustafa Ahmed Khan, Natasha Raheja, Harry Oosterhuis, and Benjamin Fraser

mobilities researchers and academics in other inter/disciplines as important fields of inquiry, the matter of students studying and volunteering abroad has been largely quarantined in the professional domain of international educators. In The Romance of

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Dudziro Nhengu

according to the Social Security (Minimum Standards) Convention, 1952 (No. 102). 2 ILO, Private Employment Agencies Convention, 1997 (No. 181). 3 The notion of global health security dates back to the fourteenth century “quarantine against bubonic

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Immigrant Sanctuary or Danger

Health Care and Hospitals in the United States

Beatrix Hoffman

sailors. In Venice during the plague epidemic of 1348, public health officials designated an island off the city as a detention center for “potentially infected goods, ships, and persons.” The word lazaretto , as the new quarantine stations were called

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Stephanie J. Silverman

CECC in Lindsay ( Bureau 2020 ). Optimism over these releases and potential de-carceration is tempered by the Canada-wide deputization of quarantine officers to lay criminal charges to anyone violating pandemic orders: activists are reporting numerous