16 publications matching keyword "Histoire des mobilités"
06/25/2013 - 11:35
With her photographs, sculptures and her performance art – from Niagara Falls to the Rocky Mountains – the Canadian artist Elinor Whidden revisits the myth of North America’s Far West and undermines the notion of car culture as a form of progress.
03/21/2013 - 12:28
A Canadian photographer and a French urban planner discuss the future of cars. Given the technical and environmental constraints of car use, they consider the car’s place in our societies, our imaginaries and its impact on our ways of life.
01/29/2013 - 17:56
More than a century later, electric cars are back in fashion. However, to really exploit the benefits of C02-free motoring, cities need to find a way of integrating them into the access economy and the public transport network.
01/15/2013 - 16:03
12/10/2012 - 16:43
Many writers now mobilize the “mobility turn”. As this post-disciplinary concept spreads through social sciences, it has become essential to analyze the complex organization of today’s economic, social and political spaces, argues Professor John Urry.
12/10/2012 - 09:35
A combination of rising petrol prices since the 1990s and the sub-prime mortgage crisis have curbed the growth of car journeys in the United States. Is the era of mass mobility by car beginning to run out of gas?