14 publications matching keyword "Immobilité"
01/21/2020 - 12:06
The image of the “homeless person” is associated with the older figure of the wandering vagrant. In reality, “homeless” is a generic term that doesn’t reflect the growing diversity of situations today and that are the result of evolving forms of poverty and inadequate housing, particularly in large cities. Their specific needs and aspirations, especially in terms of mobility and anchor points, are often misunderstood by associations and other public authorities. This literature review offers an illuminating synthesis of the main works surrounding this neglected question: how are the mobilities and immobilities of people who don’t have access to a private place of anchoring and intimacy (i.e. housing) structured and organized?
03/11/2019 - 10:22
How do young people from working-class neighborhoods between the ages of 18 and 24 cope with the unfamiliar trips that they have to undertake for their social and professional integration? How do they deply different types of skills for mobility? What is the role of digital technology in their travels? Hélène-Marie Juteau tried to answer these questions by following thirty young individuals for two years and carefully observing how they undertake a trip, from planning it to completing it.
06/20/2014 - 15:52
Media coverage of the World Cup in Brazil has raised the issue of player mobility and transfers between different clubs around the globe. But do players' extremely mobile lives also involve extreme constraints?
12/10/2013 - 10:17
11/12/2013 - 10:36
Tim Cresswell is a professor of Human Geography at the University of London. His research considers the role of geographical ways of thinking in the constitution of social and cultural life. He reflects on the friction of mobility, a crucial aspect to him.
09/27/2013 - 17:07
09/23/2013 - 11:57
07/04/2013 - 17:52
07/04/2013 - 17:49