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Protestors’ Emotional Work in Contexts of Marginalisation: The Emancipation of “Forced Migrants” in Germany

8 Aug 2020, 3:34 p.m.

Abstract This article explores the relation between migrants’ political subjectivity and the emotional dimension of protest. Although a vast literature ...


Vegetative States: Potatoes, Affordances, and Survival Ecologies

7 Aug 2020, 3:18 p.m.

Abstract The potato has been critical to plant–human assemblages both in South America and in Europe. A study of the ...


Material Politics Facing Post‐Truth: Speculation, Infrastructure, and Ecology in Turkey

1 Aug 2020, 10:03 a.m.

Abstract Despite their imposing material presence, the values and harms stemming from the construction of infrastructural megaprojects remain speculative affairs ...


Politics Disrupted? Collective Intentionality, Inaugural Performativity, and Institutional Receptivity in Undocumented Migrant Struggles

28 Jul 2020, 7 p.m.

Abstract Critical scholarship on “the promise‐of‐the‐political” thesis customarily understands undocumented migrant struggles (UMS) as being politically disruptive. However, the question ...


#9 Social crisis

27 Jul 2020, 4:55 p.m.

To what extent can local governments tackle the social crisis? EURA Conversations Post #9 – 27 Jul 2020 by Iván ...


Settlers, Workers, and the Logic of Accumulation by Dispossession

20 Jul 2020, 1:33 p.m.

Abstract This article offers a critique of the Wolfe‐an model, which has become so dominant within contemporary Settler Colonial Studies ...


#8 Urban regeneration

20 Jul 2020, 6:44 a.m.

Urban regeneration EURA Conversations Post #8 – 20 Jul 2020 by Sonia De Gregorio Hurtado Universidad Politécnica de Madrid Along ...


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18 Jul 2020, 10:34 a.m.

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Shannon et al demonstrate the need for a better understanding of the manifold claims to ... Read More

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