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Connexion

(Article of periodic en Anglais - 2009)

Document title

Interconnecting spaces : truck drivers, diesel pollution, and networking in the ports of Long Beach and Los Angeles

Authors(s) and Affiliation(s)

NGO M. (1) ; THIEN D. (1) ;
(1) California State Univ., Long Beach, ETATS-UNIS

Abstract

The article assesses the position of port truck drivers who are caught between their regulatory misclassification as independent contractors and the consumerist fantasies of a neoliberal citizenry. The AA. examine how a community coalition endeavors to enable people to come together to fight against diesel pollution emitted by the ports. Employing feminist analyses, they argue that such coalitions offer a critical means to interconnect diverse spaces

Source

Article of periodic

published at : Yearbook - Association of Pacific Coast Geographers / ISSN 0066-9628

Editor : Oregon State University Press, Corvallis, OR - ETATS-UNIS (1935)

Millesime : 2009, vol. 71 [pp. 67-95]

Bibliographic references : 4 p.

Collation : 1 tabl., 5 phot.

Language

Anglais

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