One Less Car: Bicycling and the Politics of Automobility (Sporting)

One Less Car: Bicycling and the Politics of Automobility (Sporting)

By: Zack Furness (author)Paperback

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Description

Discusses the power of the bicycle to impact mobility, technology, urban space and everyday life

About Author

Zack Furness is an Assistant Professor of Cultural Studies at Columbia College Chicago and a member of the Bad Subjects collective.

Contents

Acknowledgments 1 Introductions and Intersections 2 Becoming Auto-Mobile 3 Velorutionaries and the Right to the (Bikeable) City 4 Critical Mass and the Functions of Bicycle Protest 5 Two-Wheeled Terrors and Forty-Year-Old Virgins: Mass Media and the Representation of Bicycling 6 DIY Bike Culture 7 Handouts, Hand Ups, or Just Lending a Hand? Community Bike Projects, Bicycle Aid, and Competing Visions of Development under Globalization 8 Conclusion, or "We Have Nothing to Lose but Our (Bike) Chains" Notes Bibliography Index

Product Details

  • ISBN13: 9781592136131
  • Format: Paperback
  • Number Of Pages: 344
  • ID: 9781592136131
  • ISBN10: 1592136133

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