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18 Jan 2021, 10:13 a.m.


#16 Learning from 2020

13 Jan 2021, 9:15 a.m.

What can we learn from 2020? EURA Conversations Post #16 – 11 January 2021 by Ignazio Vinci, University of Palermo ...


“In Front of the World”: Translating Beatriz Nascimento

10 Jan 2021, 8:28 p.m.

Abstract This collection translates some of the work of the influential Black Brazilian thinker and activist Beatriz Nascimento (1942–1995) for ...


Reconciliation 2.0: Resolving Contradictions in the Production of Settler Colonial and Capitalist Space in Canada

7 Jan 2021, 3:02 p.m.

Abstract This paper reviews a pair of Canadian legal decisions on the duty to consult to explore the court’s role ...


Blogging the Virtual: New Geographies of Domination and Resistance In and Beyond Russia

7 Jan 2021, 2:52 p.m.

Abstract Russia’s accelerating authoritarian turn has not ignored the internet, and in recent years, the Russian state has clamped down ...


The Challenge of Building a Scalable Postcapitalist Commons: The Limits of FairCoin as a Commons‐Based Cryptocurrency

19 Dec 2020, 8 p.m.

Abstract Postcapitalist commons are a growing area of interest in the efforts to generate alternatives to capitalism in the present. ...


The Challenge of Building a Scalable Postcapitalist Commons: The Limits of FairCoin as a Commons‐Based Cryptocurrency

19 Dec 2020, 8 p.m.

Abstract Postcapitalist commons are a growing area of interest in the efforts to generate alternatives to capitalism in the present. ...


Racial Capital, Abolition, and a Geographic Argument for Reparations

19 Dec 2020, 1:59 p.m.

Abstract Tracing the development of Lehman Brothers from their roots as a dry goods store in Montgomery, Alabama, into a ...

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Burglaries and Entry Controls in Gated Communities

Blog by Zengli Wang and Lin Liu

19th January 2021

Could gate controls reduce #crime in gated communities? New research shows that higher levels of ... Read More

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Latest Urban Studies news 18/01/21

18th January 2021

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Book review: Ruined Skylines: Aesthetics, Politics and London’s Towering Cityscape

by Günter Gassner and reviewed by Esther Leslie

13th January 2021

Book review, Urban Studies, Urban Studies journal, Ruined Skylines, Aesthetics, Politics and London’s Towering Cityscape,Günter ... Read More

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Latest Urban Studies news 11/01/21

11th January 2021

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Book review: CityMakers: Tribulations & Triumphs – A Saga of Heroic Struggles of the Homeless Residents in India

by Indu Prakash Singh and reviewed by Tanya Sharma

6th January 2021

Book review of CityMakers: Tribulations & Triumphs – A Saga of Heroic Struggles of the ... Read More

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Book review symposium: Crisis Spaces: Structures, Struggles and Solidarity in Southern Europe

reviewed by David Featherstone, Óscar García Agustín, Sara González and Penny Koutrolikou with an author response by Costis Hadjimichalis

31st December 2020

Round table book review of Crisis Spaces by David Featherstone, Óscar García Agustín, Sara González ... Read More