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The Madness of Old Town

The Madness of Old Town

 ’Your shoe,’ I repeated. ‘Perhaps you’d put it on.’ He continued to look downwards, though not at the shoe, with an intense but misplaced concentration. Finally his gaze settled on his foot: ‘That is my shoe, yes?’ Did I mis-hear? Did he mis-see? ‘My eyes,’ he explained, and put a hand on his foot. ‘This is my […]


ISA World Congress of Sociology July 2010

ISA World Congress of Sociology July 2010

Chris will be taking part in the ISA conference this year in Sweden and will be organising a session with Gianni Corino (University of Plymouth). See abstract below: Session 4: Social habitats and high-tech: the internet of things Ubiquitous computing, locative media and electronic tagging is moving data from hard-disks into the street, and building […]