Queuing and the mystery of altruism


This article by David Robson from the BBC website questions the British pride in the art of queuing and shows that looking at queues can address deeper questions of altruism.

Author: ignazstrebel.net

Ignaz Strebel is an urban geographer and senior scientist at the University of Lausanne. His research is on the social and material practices that make up and transform urban systems. Using ethnography and audio-visual projects, he currently researches building care work, energy infrastructure services and the transformation capacities of prefabricated buildings.