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Lifestyle mobilities: The crossroads of travel, leisure and migration

Cohen, SA, Duncan, T and Thulemark, M (2013) Lifestyle mobilities: The crossroads of travel, leisure and migration Mobilities.

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Abstract

This article examines how the mobilities paradigm intersects with physically moving as an on-going lifestyle choice. We conceptualise a lens of ‘lifestyle mobilities’ that challenges discrete notions of, and allows for a wider grasp of the increasing fluidity between travel, leisure and migration. We demonstrate how contemporary lifestyle-led mobility patterns contribute to and illustrate a breakdown in conventional binary divides between work and leisure, and a destabilisation of concepts of ‘home’ and ‘away’. We unpack issues of identity construction, belonging and place attachment associated with sustained corporeal mobility, and conclude by suggesting avenues for the further study of lifestyle mobilities. Keywords: lifestyle, corporeal, mobility, identity, belonging

Item Type: Article
Divisions : Faculty of Arts and Social Sciences > School of Hospitality and Tourism Management
Authors :
AuthorsEmailORCID
Cohen, SAUNSPECIFIEDUNSPECIFIED
Duncan, TUNSPECIFIEDUNSPECIFIED
Thulemark, MUNSPECIFIEDUNSPECIFIED
Date : 2013
Identification Number : 10.1080/17450101.2013.826481
Additional Information : This is an Author's Accepted Manuscript of an article published in Mobilities 15 Aug 2013 [copyright Taylor & Francis], available online at:http://dx.doi.org/10.1080/17450101.2013.826481.
Depositing User : Symplectic Elements
Date Deposited : 20 Sep 2013 09:08
Last Modified : 15 Feb 2015 02:08
URI: http://epubs.surrey.ac.uk/id/eprint/791999

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