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Theorizing Mobility Transitions

An Interdisciplinary Conversation

Cristina Temenos, Anna Nikolaeva, Tim Schwanen, Tim Cresswell, Frans Sengers, Matt Watson, and Mimi Sheller

contribution presents a conversation on the state of the field, analyzing the contributions of different disciplines and theories to current understandings of mobility transitions, and outlining key directions for future research. The forum emerged from a

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Emma Terama, Juha Peltomaa, Catarina Rolim, and Patrícia Baptista

Car Sharing as a Part of Mobility Transition Emerging mobility trends have led to the increase of on-demand service providers. This is fueled by people’s desire to have connectivity and convenience, as well as the availability of different

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Mimi Sheller and Gijs Mom

Th is issue sheds new light on one of the classic concerns of mobility studies: transitions in forms of personal transportation. Mobility transitions are arguably one of the key issues of the twenty-first century, as societies around the world face the pressing questions of climate change mitigation and adaptation. A better understanding of recent and historical transitions not only in vehicle technologies but also in urban forms could be crucial to guiding future transition dynamics. At the same time, a deeper appreciation of historical transitions in transportation can also inform how we think about the present: what methods we use, what factors we take into consideration, and what theoretical perspectives we employ.

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Gijs Mom and Georgine Clarsen

Sheller further develop that brief in our forum section, Ideas in Motion. “Theorizing Mobility Transitions: An Interdisciplinary Conversation” provides a new way for us to take stock of our field and hear where some key thinkers’ energies are currently

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Media Ecologies of Autonomous Automobility

Gendered and Racial Dimensions of Future Concept Cars

Julia M. Hildebrand and Mimi Sheller

, including those involving the use of media such as the car radio. 25 Racial formations therefore remain central to understanding mobility transitions and the underlying racial politics that reproduce mobility injustice. As Stephen Zavestoski and Julian

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Ten Years of Transfers

Mobility Studies and Social Change during a Pandemic

Mimi Sheller

(Newman 2017); the shifting status of cycling in England (Cunningham 2018) and of motorcycling in Athens (Zestanakis 2016); the contribution of car sharing to sustainable mobility transitions (Terama et al. 2018), and the potential for future forms of

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Judith A. Nicholson and Mimi Sheller

Lambert, “Master-Horse-Slave: Mobility, Race and Power in the British West Indies, c.1780–1838,” Slavery and Abolition (2015). doi:10.1080/0144039X.2015.1025487 . 18 Mimi Sheller, “Racialized Mobility Transitions in Philadelphia: Urban Sustainability

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Diverse Driving Emotions

Exploring Chinese Migrants’ Mobilities in a Car-Dependent City

Sophie-May Kerr, Natascha Klocker, and Gordon Waitt

Politics of Mobility,” Transfers 6, no. 1 (2016): 4–11. 49 Tim Cresswell, “Black Moves: Moments in the History of African-American Masculine Mobilities,” Transfers 6, no. 1 (2016): 12–25. 50 Mimi Sheller, “Racialized Mobility Transitions in

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Trending Transfers

A Decade of New Mobility Studies through the Lens of Transmodality, Transnationalism, and Transdisciplinarity

Gijs Mom

Cristina Temenos, Anna Nikolaeva, Tim Schwanen, Tim Cresswell, Frans Sengers, Matt Watson, and Mimi Sheller, “Theorizing Mobility Transitions; An Interdisciplinary Conversation,” Transfers 7, no. 1 (Spring 2017): 113–129, here 115. 36 Stéphanie