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Alessandro Jedlowski

. Finally, the concluding part connects the different issues presented throughout the article to the key topics of transnational mobility, return migration, and shipping container technologies. On “ Continere ”: Container, Containment, and Contents The

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Holly Thorpe

worthwhile. Although brief, this case points to some of the multilayers of transnational mobilities operating within action sport–related NGOs. First, Skateistan was established by Percovich, an Australian action sport enthusiast who confronted inequalities

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M. William Steele

This article reviews recent scholarship on Asian mobility, focusing on the influence of the prewar Japanese empire on the mobility (and immobility) of people, goods, and ideas in Asia today. Prewar Japanese technicians, engineers, and politicians built highways, aviation systems, electricity grids, and communication networks seeking to create new levels of transnational mobility and human integration. Nonetheless, unlike Europe, this infrastructure failed to stimulate movements toward Asian integration. Mobility scholars, east and west, should be interested in the divergences between Asia and Europe in dealing with the construction and use of emerging transnational infrastructures since World War II.

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Yogesh Sharma, ed., Coastal Histories: Society and Ecology in Pre-Modern India Debojyoti Das

Jason Lim, A Slow Ride into the Past: The Chinese Trishaw Industry in Singapore 1942–1983 Margaret Mason

Xiang Biao, Brenda S.A. Yeoh, and Mika Toyota, eds., Return: Nationalizing Transnational Mobility in Asia Gopalan Balachandran

Ajaya Kumar Sahoo and Johannes G. de Kruijf, eds., Indian Transnationalism Online: New Perspectives on Diaspora Anouck Carsignol

Kieu-Linh Caroline Valverde, Transnationalizing Viet Nam: Community, Culture, and Politics in the Diaspora Yuk Wah Chan

Christine B.N. Chin, Cosmopolitan Sex Workers: Women and Migration in a Global City Lilly Yu and Kimberly Kay Hoang

David Walker and Agnieszka Sobocinska, eds., Australia's Asia: From Yellow Peril to Asian Century Daniel Oakman

Valeska Huber, Channelling Mobilities: Migration and Globalisation in the Suez Canal Region and Beyond, 1869–1914 Vincent Lagendijk

Bieke Cattoor and Bruno De Meulder, Figures Infrastructures: An Atlas of Roads and Railways Maik Hoemke

Klaus Benesch, ed., Culture and Mobility Rudi Volti

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Beth Gutelius, Janet Gibson, Dhan Zunino Singh, Steven J. Gold, Alexandra Portmann, Peter Cox, Rudi Volti, Adrian Drummond-Cole and Steven D. Spalding

researchers, policy makers, and an interested public. Between Theatergrams and Traveling Actors Rethinking Cultural Mobility in Early Modern Theater Robert Henke and Eric Nicholson, eds., Transnational Mobilities in Early Modern Theater (Farnham: Ashgate

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Diplomat, Landlord, Con-artist, Thief

Housing Brokers and the Mediation of Risk in Migrant Moscow

Madeleine Reeves

Moscow Green Belt: Newly Segregated Landscapes and the Suburban Russian Environment . GeoJournal 66 : 65 – 81 . Chu , J. , 2010 . Cosmologies of Credit: Transnational Mobility and the Politics of Destination in China . Durham, NC : Duke

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Introduction

(De)materializing Kinship—Holding Together Mutuality and Difference

Kathryn E. Goldfarb and Caroline E. Schuster

. High Stakes: Florida Seminole Gaming and Sovereignty . Durham, NC : Duke University Press . Chu , Julie Y. 2010 . Cosmologies of Credit: Transnational Mobility and the Politics of Destination in China . Durham, NC : Duke University Press

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Black Moves

Moments in the History of African-American Masculine Mobilities

Tim Cresswell

illustration of both transnational mobility (from west Africa to the United States and other parts of the Americas) and extreme enforced immobility. This was probably the largest movement of people in history as ten to fifteen million people were forcibly

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Staying out of Place

The Being and Becoming of Burundian Refugees in the Camp and the City

Simon Turner

words, a means of becoming emplaced, and it was only when they were prevented from transnational mobility and physically emplaced in the camp, that they became displaced. Interestingly, members of the political elite in the camp confided in me that they

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Stepping through the Silver Screen

Austro-German Filmmaker, Bestselling Author, and Journalist Colin Ross Discovers Australia

Anne Rees

their Yankee beaux. The arrival of the GIs in 1941 marked the beginning of a new era of intimacy between Australia and the United States. The transnational mobility begun by soldiers and their brides continued into the postwar years, when the Fulbright