Download e-book for kindle: Lifestyle Mobilities: Intersections of Travel, Leisure and by Scott A. Cohen,Tara Duncan

By Scott A. Cohen,Tara Duncan

Being cellular in contemporary global is encouraged through many facets together with transnational ties, elevated ease of entry to move, turning out to be accessibility to expertise, wisdom and data and altering socio-cultural outlooks and values. those components can all engender a (re)formation of our daily life and relocating - as and for way of life - has, in lots of methods, develop into either more straightforward and masses extra advanced. This e-book highlights the crossroads among ideas of way of life and the growing to be physique of labor on 'mobilities'. The research of way of life deals a lens wherein to review the categories of moorings, dwellings, repetitions and exercises round which mobilities develop into socially, culturally and politically significant. Bringing jointly students from geography, sociology, tourism, background and past, the authors illustrate the breadth and richness of mobilities learn throughout the suggestion of way of life. Organised into 4 sections, the e-book starts by way of facing elements of physically functionality via way of life mobility. part then seems to be at how we will use cellular equipment inside of social study, while part 3 explores matters surrounding principles of mobility, immobility and belonging. ultimately, part 4 attracts jointly a few chapters that target the complexities of id inside of mobility. usually drawing on ethnographic examine, individuals all percentage one universal function: they're on the vanguard of study into way of life mobilities.

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