Cosmic Mobilities

While appreciating a summer-touched Lancaster as a Visiting Fellow at CeMoRe, I had numerous opportunities to consider the expanding repertoires of inquiry into mobilities. This was particularly so during the CeMoRe Away Day, where I had the chance to hear about...
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IsITethical? Project Updates

isITethical? is based on collaborative research with practitioners in disaster risk management and IT development: Collaborations with PSCE, BAPCO, Airbus, Saab, CNet Svenska, CloudSigma, 10+ EUFP7 H2020 projects 35+ Co-design Workshops An interdisciplinary team...
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David Tyfield on BBC Radio 4 “Liberalism 2.0 and the Rise of China”

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Between the Village and the Global City: the production and decay of translocal spaces of Thai migrant workers in Singapore

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The Nuclear Family Project: The Art Of Touring The Toxic, Pt 2

By Dr. Sharon Wilson, Newcastle Business School, Northumbria University This is the second part of a 2-part series Dr. Wilson is writing on tourism and activism related to nuclear sites. For more about Dr. Wilson and her work, visit her faculty page. To read the...
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Cemore initiated the new mobilities paradigm in the social sciences, arts, humanities and sciences. It was the first such centre (founded in 2003 by John Urry and Mimi Sheller) and continues to be at the heart of this burgeoning global field. Mobilities research develops a deeper and broader understanding of contemporary challenges through social science as a transdisciplinary endeavour.  It encompasses the analysis of the global, national and local movements of people, objects, capital, information and material things combining together to engender the economic and social patterning of life.

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