Bret Edwards

Ph.D. Bret Edwards

University of Toronto
Department of History
Sidney Smith Hall, 100 St. George Street
Toronto, ON M5S 3G3

Forschungs- und Interessengebiete:
  • social, cultural, and political history of postwar Canada and North America, particularly the 1960s onward
  • mobility, transportation and travel
  • senses
  • technology and science
  • environment
  • globalization
wichtigste Veröffentlichungen:

The Megaphone as Material Culture: Design, Use and Symbolism in North American Society, 1878–1980, in: Material Culture Review 73 (2011), pp. 7-19

Canada and Air Travel: Thinking Historically about Mobility, in: Mobility in History 5 (2014), pp. 134-142

Breaking New Ground: Montreal-Mirabel International Airport, Mass Aeromobility, and Megaproject Development in 1960s and 1970s Canada, in: Journal of Canadian Studies 50 (2016), pp. 5-35

Governing Global Aeromobility: Canada and Airport Refugee Claimants in the 1980s, in: Transfers: Interdisciplinary Journal of Mobility Studies 6 (2016) issue 3, pp. 22-40