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By Peter Adey

ISBN-10: 140518261X

ISBN-13: 9781405182614

ISBN-10: 1405182628

ISBN-13: 9781405182621

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This theoretically educated study explores what the advance and transformation of air commute has intended for societies and individuals.

  • Brings jointly a few interdisciplinary ways in the direction of the aeroplane and its relation to society
  • Presents an unique thought that our societies are aerial societies, or 'aerealities', and indicates how we're either enabled and threatened via aerial mobility
  • Features a sequence of designated overseas case reports which map the historical past of aviation during the last century - from the guarantees of early flight, to international warfare II bombing campaigns, and to the increase of overseas terrorism today
  • Demonstrates the transformational ability of air delivery to form societies, our bodies and person identities
  • Offers startling ancient proof and ambitious new rules approximately how the social and fabric areas of the aeroplane are thought of within the sleek era

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