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The Resource Against automobility, edited by Steffen Böhm .... [et al.]

Against automobility, edited by Steffen Böhm .... [et al.]

Label
Against automobility
Title
Against automobility
Statement of responsibility
edited by Steffen Böhm .... [et al.]
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
A critical account of the impact of the car on society, this text was written by a panel of scholars from varying disciplines in the humanities and social sciences. It examines automobility's effect on environmental, social and political issues
Cataloging source
BDS
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
HE5611
LC item number
.A36 2006
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1973-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Böhm, Steffen
Series statement
Sociological review monographs
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Transportation, Automotive
  • Automobiles
  • Transportation, Automotive
Label
Against automobility, edited by Steffen Böhm .... [et al.]
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • p. 3
  • Introduction : impossibilities of automobility/
  • Steffen Bohm
  • Campbell Jones
  • Chris Land
  • Mat Paterson
  • Inhabiting the car/
  • John Urry
  • p. 17
  • Driving the social/
  • Joanna Latimer
  • Rolland Munro
  • p. 32
  • Transport : disciplining the body that travels/
  • Jennifer Bonham
  • p. 57
  • 'Mirror, signal, manoeuvre' : assembling and governing the motorway driver in late 1950s Britain/
  • Peter Merriman
  • p. 75
  • Quantifying automobility : speed, 'zero tolerance' and democracy/
  • Per-Anders Forstorp
  • p. 93
  • Automobility and the liberal disposition/
  • Sudhir Chella Rajan
  • p. 113
  • No literal connection : images of mass commodification, US militarism, and the oil industry, in The Big Lebowski/
  • David Martin-Jones
  • p. 133
  • mimetics of mobile capital/
  • Nicole Shukin
  • p. 150
  • Traffic, gender, modernism/
  • Andrew Thacker
  • p. 175
  • Virtual automobility : two ways to get a life/
  • J. Hillis Miller
  • p. 193
  • Bicycle messengers and the road to freedom/
  • Ben Fincham
  • p. 208
  • 'Always crashing in the same car' : a head-on collision with the technosphere/
  • Mark Dery
  • p. 223
Control code
b60001127363
Dimensions
23 cm.
Extent
259 p
Isbn
9781405152709
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
ill
Label
Against automobility, edited by Steffen Böhm .... [et al.]
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • p. 3
  • Introduction : impossibilities of automobility/
  • Steffen Bohm
  • Campbell Jones
  • Chris Land
  • Mat Paterson
  • Inhabiting the car/
  • John Urry
  • p. 17
  • Driving the social/
  • Joanna Latimer
  • Rolland Munro
  • p. 32
  • Transport : disciplining the body that travels/
  • Jennifer Bonham
  • p. 57
  • 'Mirror, signal, manoeuvre' : assembling and governing the motorway driver in late 1950s Britain/
  • Peter Merriman
  • p. 75
  • Quantifying automobility : speed, 'zero tolerance' and democracy/
  • Per-Anders Forstorp
  • p. 93
  • Automobility and the liberal disposition/
  • Sudhir Chella Rajan
  • p. 113
  • No literal connection : images of mass commodification, US militarism, and the oil industry, in The Big Lebowski/
  • David Martin-Jones
  • p. 133
  • mimetics of mobile capital/
  • Nicole Shukin
  • p. 150
  • Traffic, gender, modernism/
  • Andrew Thacker
  • p. 175
  • Virtual automobility : two ways to get a life/
  • J. Hillis Miller
  • p. 193
  • Bicycle messengers and the road to freedom/
  • Ben Fincham
  • p. 208
  • 'Always crashing in the same car' : a head-on collision with the technosphere/
  • Mark Dery
  • p. 223
Control code
b60001127363
Dimensions
23 cm.
Extent
259 p
Isbn
9781405152709
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
ill

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