New PDF release: Communicating Mobility and Technology: A Material Rhetoric

By Ehren Helmut Pflugfelder

Responding to the results of human mobility and crises resembling depleting oil provides, Ehren Helmut Pflugfelder turns particularly to automobility, a time period used to explain the types of mobility afforded by means of self sufficient, automobile-based circulate applied sciences and their ramifications. so far, few reports in technical communique have explored the improvement of mobility applied sciences, the colossal strength that hugely based, environmentally major platforms have on this planet, or the human-machine interactions that occur in such actions. employing kinaesthetic rhetoric, a rhetoric that's delicate to and built from the cellular, fabric context of those applied sciences, Pflugfelder seems at transportation initiatives resembling electrical taxi cabs from the flip of the century to fashionable day, open-source automobile initiatives, and a wide case examine of an self reliant, electrical pod motor vehicle community that finally failed. Kinaesthetic rhetoric illuminates how mobility applied sciences have constantly been persuasive anywhere and every time linguistic image platforms and fabric interactions join us, usually unconsciously, into regimes of flow and methods of experiencing the realm. As Pflugfelder indicates, mobility applied sciences contain networks of sustained arguments which are as sturdy because the bonds among the actors of their networks.

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