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Geographies of Mobilities free pdf Over the past fifteen years or so, there has been a widespread and increasing fascination with the theme of mobility across the social sciences and humanities. Of course, geographers have always had an interest in mobility, but as yet they have not viewed this in the same 'mobility turn' as in other disciplines where it has been used to critique the standard approaches to the subjects. This text brings together leading academics to provide a revitalised 'geography of mobilities' informed by this wider 'mobility turn'. It makes connections between the seemingly disparate sub-disciplinary worlds of migration, transport and tourism, suggesting that each has much to learn from each other through the ontological and epistemological concern for mobility.

About Tim Cresswell

Tim Cresswell is Professor of Human Geography at Royal Holloway, University of London, UK and Dr Peter Merriman is a Reader in Human Geography at Aberystwyth University, UK. Tim Cresswell, Peter Merriman, Hayden Lorimer, John Bale, J.D. Dewsbury, Eric Laurier, Dydia DeLyser, Ulf Strohmayer, Peter Adey, Gareth Hoskins, Jo Frances Maddern, David Pinder, Mike Crang, Elizabeth Lee, Geraldine Pratt, Alison Mountz.

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Author : Tim Cresswell
Publisher : Ashgate Publishing Limited
Data Published : 16 January 2013
ISBN : 1409453650
EAN : 9781409453659
Format Book : PDF, Epub, DOCx, TXT
Number of Pages : 288 pages
Age + : 15 years
Language : English
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