Jane Summerton


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Contested mobilities: politics, strategies and visions in Swedish bicycle activism

Cycling is currently the focus of considerable political and public attention in many urban areas. As more and more cyclists claim space on the roads, new forms of political engagement in cycling issues beyond traditional bicycle advocacy have also...

We are all foreigners in an analogue world: cyber-material alliances in contesting...

Public spaces are often contested sites involving the political use of socio-material arrangements to check, control and filter the flow of people. In Sweden, the recently established police project (REVA) in is an attempt to strengthen ‘internal...

The Politics of Speed: Local and regional actors' views on speed limits, traffic safety...

In most European countries, the often difficult policy process of setting and implementing speed limits on specific roads is delegated to public administration on local and regional levels. The purpose of this paper is to describe and analyze the...

Beslut om hastighetsgränser: prioriteringar, avvägningar och aktörer i regionala...

This report concerns the results of phase two of the research project "Speed issues on a regional level". Phase 2 describes and analyzes the concrete decision-making concerning the setting of speed limits. The study is based primarily on interviews...

Piloters arbetsmiljö ur jämställdhetsperspektiv: en litteraturstudie

The aim of this literature study has been to summarize research results concerning gender equality among pilots in their working environment both from Swedish and international perspective. Both male and female pilots are of the opinion that gender...

Aktörers syn på hastighetsgränser i en region: ett arenaperspektiv

Riksdagen antog regeringens proposition ”Nollvisionen och det trafiksäkra samhället” (proposition 1996/97:137) i oktober 1997. Den faktiska utvecklingen av trafiksäkerheten har inte motsvarat de målsättningar som har antagits. Etappmålet för säker...