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Author Grieco, Margaret

Title The Mobilities Paradigm : Discourses and Ideologies
Published Florence : Taylor and Francis, 2016
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Description 1 online resource (266 pages)
Series Transport and Society
Transport and society.
Contents From mobility to its ideology: when mobility becomes an imperative / Christophe Mincke -- Identity construction and mobility in pilgrims' and travelers' writings: contemporary reports about the Way of St. James and the Hippie Trail / Frank Neubert -- Instrumentalising the 'mobility argument': discursive patterns in the Romanian media / Camelia Beciu and Mirela Lazar -- The discursive accomplishment of rationalities in the automobility regime / Laura Bang Lindegaard -- Who does the move? affirmation or de-construction of the solitary mobile subject / Katharina Manderscheid -- Passengers without havens? discourses on the hypermobile subject and self-conceptions of frequent travellers / Marcel Endres -- 'Inappropriate' Europeans. On fear, space, and Roma mobility / Birgitta Frello -- For the power, against the power: the political discourses of high-speed rail in Europe, the United States and China / Ander Audikana and Zenhua Chen -- Small technologies and big systems / Thomas Birtchnell and John Urry -- From the urban planning discourse to a circulation dispositif -- an epistemological approach to the mobility turn / Pauline Wolff
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Subject Communication -- Social aspects.
Population geography.
Transportation -- Social aspects.
Communication -- Social aspects.
Population geography.
Transportation -- Social aspects.
Genre/Form Electronic books
Form Electronic book
Author Endres, Marcel.
Manderscheid, Katharina.
Mincke, Christophe.
ISBN 1317023854