New Zealand Geographical Society Conference 2012: 3-6 December, Napier, New Zealand.
Call for Papers: ‘The ‘Mobilities Turn’ and Geography’
Convened by Tara Duncan (University of Otago) and Maria Borovnik (Massey University)
It can be suggested that mobilities is a key component of the world today (Adey, 2010). As [...]
Journal of Transport Geography
Volume 24, Pages 1-546 (September 2012)
Special Section on Theoretical Perspectives on Climate Change Mitigation in Transport
Edited by David Banister, Tim Schwanen and Jillian Anable
Challenges of the International Mobility of the Highly Skilled in the XXI Century
The Internet Interdisciplinary Institute (IN3) at the Universitat Oberta de Catalunya (UOC) is pleased to invite you to the International Conference “Challenges of the International Mobility of the Highly Skilled in the XXI century”. This will be held the 7th and 8th [...]
Call for Papers
Association of American Geographers (AAG) Annual Meeting 2013, Los Angeles April 9-13th.
Session Title: Historical Mobilities and Gender
Session organisers: Dydia DeLyser (Louisiana State University) and Sarah Evans (University of the West of England).
The recent mobilities turn across the social sciences (Sheller and Urry 2006; Hannam 2006) has [...]
Special Issue “Sustainable Aviation: Opportunities and Limits to Flying into the Future”
Deadline for manuscript submissions: 31 January 2013
Special Issue Information
Despite considerable efforts, aviation is not developing in a sustainable way with respect to environmental issues such as climate change, noise, air quality and resource depletion; nor socially with respect to [...]
“Mobilities – Towards a Paradigm Shift in Tourism Research
10th Working Conference of the Commission for Tourism Research in the German Association for Volkskunde”
September 20-22, 2o12
For three days, we will discuss methodological and theoretical tools for researching tourism related mobilities in European Ethnology/Cultural Anthropology.
The conference is mainly German speaking, apart from [...]
Liberal States and the Freedom of Movement. Selective Borders, Unequal Mobility
Steffen Mau, Heike Brabandt, Lena Laube and Christof Roos
Available as ebook
State borders are seen as institutions that regulate cross-border mobility and determine peoples’
chances to travel, work, and study across the globe. This [...]
Call for Papers for the Mobile Lives Forum’s 2nd International Meetings
at the Maison Rouge
January 24-25, 2013
Sustainable mobilities in peri-urban areas?
What lifestyles in the alter-urban/suburban rural/citta diffusa/Zwischenstadt?
In the past forty years, peri-urban areas have gradually become a major reference in urban life. Urban sprawl and fragmentation, car-dependent lifestyles [...]
Daily Spatial Mobilities. Physical and Virtual
Aharon Kellerman, University of Haifa and Zefat Academic College, Israel
Outlining his argument for daily spatial mobility, author Aharon Kellerman focuses on needs and triggers for daily mobilities, on levels of personal mobility [...]
Cycling and Sustainability
Editor: John Parkin
Series: Transport and Sustainability v. 1
Series Editors: Stephen Ison and Jon Shaw
Publication date: 29 May 2012
Cycling and Sustainability explores the reasons for difficulties in making cycling mainstream in many [...]
- Special Sessions: Networked Urban Mobilities Conference 2014
- Networked Urban Mobilities Conference and Mobile Art Exhibition 2014
- Call for Chapters – Book project ‘Discourses and Ideologies of Mobility
- workshop on mobility, discourse and inequality at SGS Kongress 2013
- Call for papers – Challenges for the International Mobility of the Highly Skilled, 7-8 February 2013, Barcelona