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Mobility Studies

"The analysis of mobilities transforms social science. Mobilities make it different. They are not merely to be added to static or structural analysis. They require a wholesale revision of the ways in which social phenomena have been historically examined."   (John Urry, Mobilities, 2008)
 
MOBILITY STUDIES is an emerging, interdisciplinary field of research. For a first introduction, check out the following resources:

Books

  • Tim Cresswell, On the Move. Mobility in the Modern Western World, New York/London 2006
  • John Urry, Mobilities, Cambridge 2007
  • Timo Ohnmacht et.al. (eds), Mobilities and Inequality, Aldershot 2009
  • Weert Canzler et.al. (eds), Tracing Mobilities. Towards a Cosmobilitan Perspective, Aldershot 2009
  • Phillip Vannini (ed), Alternative Mobilities. Routes Less Traveled, Aldershot 2009
  • Monika Büscher et.al. (eds), Mobile Methods, Cambridge 2010
  • Adey, Peter, et al. (eds), The Handbook of Mobilities. Routledge, 2014

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