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Outsourcing Patriarchy To and Within India: Intersectional and Decolonial Gender Politics Across Scales

1 Dec 2020, 7:54 p.m.

Abstract Young caste‐class privileged gender justice workers in Delhi navigate several relations of power—with Euro‐American feminisms, and with less privileged ...


#14 Safe or free?

30 Nov 2020, 2:02 p.m.

EURA Conversations Post #14 – 30 Nov 2020 by Marta Lackowska University of Warsaw, Poland Safety and freedom have always ...


Fixing a Swamp of Cobras: The Clash between Capital and Water in Shaping Urban Vulnerabilities

25 Nov 2020, 8:40 p.m.

Abstract This paper addresses how capital can refashion landscapes and patterns of risk and vulnerability. Drawing on the emblematic case ...


Pathogenic Metabolisms: A Rift and the Zika Virus in Mato Grosso, Brazil

21 Nov 2020, 3:53 p.m.

Abstract The Zika virus in Brazil is often portrayed as emerging in and more severely inflicting the country’s impoverished coastal ...


#13 Working together

16 Nov 2020, 8:45 p.m.

Instruments and relations between different levels of government EURA Conversations Post #13 – 16 Nov 2020 by Cristina Stănuș Lucian ...


Cumulative Precarity: Millennial Experience and Multigenerational Cohabitation in Hackney, London

11 Nov 2020, 7:20 p.m.

Abstract This article interrogates and expands understandings of millennial economic insecurity by focusing on the experiences of three people living ...


Civil Disobedience as Strategic Resistance in the US Immigrant Rights Movement

5 Nov 2020, 10:06 a.m.

Abstract Undocumented immigrants are removable from the nation at any time and their participation in political activism heightens this risk. ...


Civil Disobedience as Strategic Resistance in the US Immigrant Rights Movement

5 Nov 2020, 10:06 a.m.

Abstract Undocumented immigrants are removable from the nation at any time and their participation in political activism heightens this risk. ...

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Book review: Sur le front de la métropole: Une géographie suburbaine de Los Angeles

by Renaud Le Goix and reviewed by William Kutz

1st December 2020

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Neighbourhood accessibility and walkability of subsidised housing in shrinking US cities

Blog by Li Yin, Kelly Patterson, Robert Silverman, Laiyun Wu and Hao Zhang.

17th November 2020

Unlike general measures such as Walk Score, the accessibility-walkability index (AWI) described in this article ... Read More

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16th November 2020

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Not too close, not too far: urbanisation and life satisfaction along the urban hierarchy

Blog post by Camilla Lenzi and Giovanni Perucca

9th November 2020

Lenzi and Perucca investigate why people in large cities should be less satisfied compared with ... Read More