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Mobilities

by John Urry

  • 378 Want to read
  • 15 Currently reading

Published by Polity .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Sociology, Social Studies,
  • Sociology (General),
  • Social Science,
  • Sociology,
  • Sociology - Social Theory,
  • System Theory,
  • Social Science / Sociology / General,
  • Sociology - General

  • The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages336
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL10729689M
    ISBN 100745634184
    ISBN 109780745634180

    “Be prepared for, and excited about, a very inter-disciplinary conversation!” — student This course considers histories of books, texts, and reading using the lens of connected history. The new global history has brought an ever-increasing scholarly focus on exchanges, on trade and colonialism, and on the movements of peoples, ideas, and goods in and across spaces. Here we will. Handbook of Research Methods and Applications for Mobilities Edited by Monika Büscher, Malene Freudendal-Pedersen, Sven Kesselring, Nikolaj Grauslund Kristensen ‘This is a useful book that uses case studies from around the world to determine the value of BRT in a range of geographic contexts. The examples cover a variety of scales of.

    Get this from a library! Mobilities. [John Urry] ISBN: OCLC Number: Mobilities, Portland, Oregon. 1K likes. Mobilities is 4-piece rock group based in Portland, ers: K.

    The notion of "mobilities," when looked at from a practical point of view, turns out to cover different kinds of human activity. It is not surprising, then, that when approached from an academic perspective, it reveals enormous potential for interdisciplinary research, which has proven extremely attractive to many scholars from different continents, disciplines, and schools of academic inquiry Cited by: 1.   John Urry is Distinguished Professor of Sociology and co-founder and Director of the Centre for Mobilities Research at Lancaster University. He is author of seminal mobilities texts such as Sociology Beyond Societies and Mobilities. Mimi Sheller and John Urry «The New Mobilities Paradigm» Environment and Planning, A , volume


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He examines how ‘mobilities’ each presuppose a ‘system’ that permits predictable and relatively risk-free repetition. The book outlines various such systems and then analyses their intersecting implications for social inequality, for social networks and meetings, for the nature of places and for alternative mobility Cited by:   He examines how ‘mobilities’ each presuppose a ‘system’ that permits predictable and relatively risk-free repetition.

The book outlines various such systems and then analyses their intersecting implications for social inequality, for social networks and meetings, for the nature of places and for alternative mobility : John Urry. "Through combining the 'mobilities turn' in the social sciences with the new interest in the material dimensions of social worlds, Material Mobilities offers eye-opening perspectives on the everyday world, its infrastructural landscapes, and the power-dimensions of mobilities.

Reading this book will leave you sensing, feeling, and moving through your own social world with renewed curiosity.". The book fills a substantive gap in the current gender and mobility discourses, and will thus appeal to students and researchers studying mobilities in the social, political, design, technical, and.

About the Author. Seyla Benhabib is the Eugene Meyer Professor of Political Science and Philosophy and Yale University and was director of the Program in Ethics, Politics, and Economics from Her award-winning work on citizenship, cosmopolitanism and democracy has been translated into German, Spanish, French, Italian, Turkish, Swedish, Price: $ “In Mobilities, Literature and Culture, Aguiar, Mathieson and Pearce have crafted a collection of writings at the apex of mobility studies, literature and an accelerating humanities-turn.

Each essay is a gem, embarking on reflective, deep, critical, subtle, global—yet still intimate—creative and perceptive explorations of mobility. Material Mobilities explores the material dimension of various forms of mobilities and its implications for society, politics and everyday experiences as well as investigates how materials themselves are.

Mobilities, Literature, Culture Aguiar, M. (Ed), Mathieson, C. (Ed), Pearce, L. (Ed) () This is the first book dedicated to literary and cultural scholars’ engagement with mobilities scholarship.

About this book Introduction This collection of essays examines how spatial mobilities of people and practices, technologies and objects, knowledge and ideas have shaped the production, circulation, and transfer of knowledge in different historical and geographical contexts.

Browse the list of issues and latest articles from Mobilities. List of issues Latest articles Partial Access; Volume 15 Volume 14 Volume 13 Volume 12 Volume 11 Volume 10 Volume 9 Volume 8 Volume 7 Volume 6 Volume 5. Material Mobilities - CRC Press Book.

Material Mobilities explores the material dimension of various forms of mobilities and its implications for society, politics and everyday experiences as well as investigates how materials themselves are on the move. Together the different contributions and perspectives on material mobilities illust.

Bounded Mobilities. Ethnographic Perspectives on Social Hierarchies and Global Inequalities. Edited by Miriam Gutekunst, Andreas Hackl, Sabina Leoncini, Julia S. He examines how ‘mobilities’ each presuppose a ‘system’ that permits predictable and relatively risk-free repetition.

The book outlines various such systems and then analyses their intersecting 4/5(3). Edited by two world authorities in tourism studies, this revealing book deploys a range of theories related to the 'mobility turn' in the social sciences in order to analyze the contingent and networked nature of how places are stabilized as fit for playful by: He examines how 'mobilities' each presuppose a 'system' that permits predictable and relatively risk-free repetition.

The book outlines various such systems and then analyses their intersecting implications for social inequality, for social networks and meetings, for the /5.

“Himalayan Mobilities is a timely book. Co-authored by Robert Beazley and James Lassoie, it explores the construction of Himalayan roads and the profound transformation they continue to.

The book situates children’s mobilities in wider contexts, offering an interdisciplinary and critical perspective throughout and drawing on scholarship at the confluence of childhood and mobilities and a range of research to offer new insights that inform the field of mobilities and studies of childhood.

In this way, the book aims at widening. Mobilities is thus both an analysis of different mobilities historically and in the present and an argument that the social world will be analysed quite differently once peoples’ lives, organisations, states and global institutions are seen to be dealing with extensive and hugely contested mobility processes.

This book rewrites social science /5(4). Authors such as Vincent Kaufmann, Weert Canzler, Norbert Schneider, Beate Collet, Ruth Limmer and Gerlinde Vogl focus on a series of field examinations, both qualitative and quantitative, of emerging mobilities.

The book is a foray into the exciting new field of interdisciplinary mobility research informed by theoretical reflection and empirical by: He examines how 'mobilities' each presuppose a 'system' that permits predictable and relatively risk-free repetition.

The book outlines various such systems and then analyses their intersecting implications for social inequality, for social networks and meetings, for the. The text is forward-thinking, projecting the future of mobilities as they might be lived, transformed and studied, and possibly, brought to an end.

International in focus, the book transcends disciplinary and national boundaries to explore mobilities as they are understood from different perspectives, different fields, countries and standpoints.The book outlines various such systems and then analyses their intersecting implications for social inequality, for social networks and meetings, for the nature of places and for alternative mobility futures.

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