Critical Perspectives on Transport and Mobility

Seminars were delivered on Thursdays in weeks 2, 4, 6 & 8 of Hilary Term (January-March) 2020, 1-2pm in the Herbertson Room at the School of Geography and the Environment, Oxford.

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Week 2: 1-2pm, Thursday 30 January 2020 | Herbertson Room, SoGE

Transport Matters

  • Professor Iain Docherty, University of Stirling
  • Professor Jon Shaw, University of Plymouth
  • Chair: Hannah Budnitz

Week 4: 1-2pm, Thursday 13 February 2020 | Herbertson Room, SoGE

Congestion in the Skies: Mobility, Airspace, and New Routes Across the Himalayas

  • Dr Tina Harris, University of Amsterdam
  • Chair: Ersilia Verlinghieri

Week 6: 1-2pm, Thursday 27 February 2020 | Herbertson Room, SoGE

Pluralising Mobile Methods: Researching (Im)mobilities with Muslim women in Birmingham, UK

  • Dr Saskia Warren, Manchester Urban Institute, University of Manchester
  • Chair: Jennie Middleton

Week 8: 1-2pm, Thursday 12 March 2020 | Herbertson Room, SoGE

Will China Deliver Urban ‘Ecological Civilisation’?

  • Dr David Tyfield, Lancaster Environment Centre, Lancaster University
  • Chair: Lucy Baker