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Peter Merriman

Other affiliations: University of Reading
Bio: Peter Merriman is an academic researcher from Aberystwyth University. The author has contributed to research in topics: Mobilities & Materiality (auditing). The author has an hindex of 26, co-authored 58 publications receiving 2213 citations. Previous affiliations of Peter Merriman include University of Reading.


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10 Jan 2014
TL;DR: In this paper, the authors present an invaluable resource for all those with an interest in mobility across disciplinary boundaries and areas of study, such as the USA, Canada, and Europe.
Abstract: This is an invaluable resource for all those with an interest in mobility across disciplinary boundaries and areas of study.

227 citations

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TL;DR: A note of caution among researchers who wholly embrace the call for mobile methods, which are frequently justified by an assumption that "conventional" or "traditional" methods have failed as discussed by the authors.

219 citations

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TL;DR: Jones, R., Merriman, P. as discussed by the authors, Hot, banal and everyday nationalism: bilingual road signs in Wales. Political Geography, 28 (3), 164-173.

174 citations

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TL;DR: Merriman, Peter as mentioned in this paper, "Driving places - Marc Auge, non-places, and the geographies of England's M1 motorway", Theory, Culture and Society 21(4-5) pp.145-167 RAE2008
Abstract: Merriman, Peter, (2004) 'Driving places - Marc Auge, non-places, and the geographies of England's M1 motorway', Theory, Culture and Society 21(4-5) pp.145-167 RAE2008

170 citations

Book
23 Dec 2010
TL;DR: Cresswell and Peter Merriman as discussed by the authors discuss the role of mobility in the history of mobility, including the regulation and commemoration of mobility at Angel Island, San Francisco and Ellis Island, New York.
Abstract: Contents: Introduction: geographies of mobility a " practices, spaces, subjects, Tim Cresswell and Peter Merriman Part I Practices: Walking: new forms and spaces for studies of pedestrianism, Hayden Lorimer Running: running as working, John Bale Dancing: the secret slowness of the fast, JD Dewsbury Driving: pre-cognition and driving, Eric Laurier Flying: feminisms and mobilities: crusading for aviation in the 1920s, Dydia DeLyser Part II Spaces: Roads: Lawrence Halprin, modern dance and the American freeway landscape, Peter Merriman Bridges: different conditions of mobile possibilities, Ulf Strohmayer Airports: terminal/vector, Peter Adey Immigration stations: the regulation and commemoration of mobility at Angel Island, San Francisco and Ellis Island, New York, Gareth Hoskins and Jo Frances Maddern Cities: moving, plugging in, floating, dissolving, David Pinder Part III Subjects: Commuter: mobility, rhythm and commuting, Tim Edensor Tourist: moving places, becoming tourist, becoming ethnographer, Mike Crang Migrant worker: migrant stories, Elizabeth Lee and Geraldine Pratt The vagrant/vagabond: the curious career of a mobile subject, Tim Cresswell Refugees a " performing distinction: paradoxical positionings of the displaced, Alison Mountz Index

126 citations


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TL;DR: In this paper, Imagined communities: Reflections on the origin and spread of nationalism are discussed. And the history of European ideas: Vol. 21, No. 5, pp. 721-722.

13,842 citations

01 Jan 2009

7,241 citations

Book Chapter
01 Jan 1996
TL;DR: In this article, Jacobi describes the production of space poetry in the form of a poetry collection, called Imagine, Space Poetry, Copenhagen, 1996, unpaginated and unedited.
Abstract: ‘The Production of Space’, in: Frans Jacobi, Imagine, Space Poetry, Copenhagen, 1996, unpaginated.

7,238 citations

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08 Sep 1978-Science

5,182 citations

Book
01 Jan 1983
TL;DR: In this paper, the authors present a typology of nationalisms in industrial and agro-literature societies, and a discussion of the difficulties of true nationalism in industrial societies.
Abstract: Series Editor's Preface. Introduction by John Breuilly. Acknowledgements. 1. Definitions. State and nation. The nation. 2. Culture in Agrarian Society. Power and culture in the agro-literature society. The varieties of agrarian rulers. 3. Industrial Society. The society of perpetual growth. Social genetics. The age of universal high culture. 4. The Transition to an Age of Nationalism. A note on the weakness of nationalism. Wild and garden culture. 5. What is a Nation. The course of true nationalism never did run smooth. 6. Social Entropy and Equality in Industrial Society. Obstacles to entropy. Fissures and barriers. A diversity of focus. 7. A Typology of Nationalisms. The varieties of nationalist experience. Diaspora nationalism. 8. The Future of Nationalism. Industrial culture - one or many?. 9. Nationalism and Ideology. Who is for Nuremberg?. One nation, one state. 10. Conclusion. What is not being said. Summary. Select bibliography. Bilbliography of Ernest Gellner's writing: Ian Jarvie. Index

2,912 citations