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In‐Situ Marginalisation: Social Impact of Chinese Mega‐Projects

17 Jul 2019, 7 p.m.

Abstract This study offers a detailed analysis of an under‐researched social problem of in‐situ marginalisation and its causes by drawing ...


A Gramscian Conjuncture in Latin America? Reflections on Violence, Hegemony, and Geographical Difference

16 Jul 2019, 9:19 a.m.

Abstract This article addresses whether the concepts of Antonio Gramsci still “travel” to Latin America. During the 20th century, Gramsci ...


Corrigendum

30 Jun 2019, 6:31 p.m.


From Urban Resilience to Abolitionist Climate Justice in Washington, DC

28 Jun 2019, 7 p.m.

Abstract What would abolitionism mean for climate justice? “Resilience” is proposed by experts as a solution to climate change vulnerability. ...


Engaging the Non‐Flat World: Anarchism and the Promise of a Post‐Capitalist Collaborative Commons

28 Jun 2019, 5:38 p.m.

Abstract This paper challenges the use of a geographically site‐centred, flat ontology to justify contemporary anarchists’ predisposition to espouse exclusively ...


The Bureaucratic Capture of Child Migrants: Effects of In/visibility on Children On the Move

27 Jun 2019, 6:25 p.m.

Abstract This article investigates the “bureaucratic capture” of migrant children through three technologies of the state: labelling, data production and ...


Circulating Power: Humanitarian Logistics, Militarism, and the United Arab Emirates

27 Jun 2019, 6:23 p.m.

Abstract While critical authors have interrogated the roots of business logistics, this paper extends the analysis and contributes to a ...


Platforms, Markets, and Contingent Calculation: The Flexible Arrangement of the Delivered Meal

26 Jun 2019, 5:18 p.m.

Abstract UK online food delivery company Deliveroo has a platform that automates the coordination of meal delivery, creating a market ...

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Book review: Skateboarding and the City: A Complete History

by Iain Borden and reviewed by Jack Layton

23rd July 2019

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10th July 2019

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10th July 2019

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