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CfP: Workshop: Mobile and multilocal practices: undermining social cohesion and the common good?

Call for Papers: Workshop: Mobile and multilocal practices: undermining social cohesion and the common good? Congress of the Swiss Sociological Association 2017 at Zurich Stable, territorially defined socio-political communities like urban quarters, cities, regions or national states are traditionally seen … Continue reading

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Conf: After the Dortmunder conference on multilocality, an article of Lea Ferno

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<<Households are called “multilocal” when their members live in different places. In countries as far apart as China, South Africa and Moldova, many people work and stay in places that they do not consider their home. In 2012, according to … Continue reading

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Highly mobile or highly sedentary? | Mobile Lives Forum

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In a recent videoconference on Mobile Lives Forum Emmanuel Ravalet thoughtfully challenges preconceived ideas on mobility. He argues conceptually and empirically. Based on the Kaufmann’s concept of motility he distinguishes between be able to move, willing to move and moving. … Continue reading

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No woman, no drive

Drive or be a woman: you have to choose… or not. Here a clever satire by a young Saudi man about the interdiction for woman to drive in Saoudi Arabia : http://youtu.be/aZMbTFNp4wI …how could woman can be multilocal in Saoudi … Continue reading

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