Latest Urban Studies news 13/02/23

Latest Urban Studies news 13/02/23


First Published:

14 Feb 2023, 7:44 am

Latest Urban Studies news 13/02/23

Editors’ Featured Articles

Editors’ Featured Articles makes popular and significant articles that have been recently published available to access for free on a temporary basis. In addition, selective papers that are not yet in print but connect with the subject matter of these articles in interesting ways will also be available on a temporary free access basis via the website. This quarter’s featured articles include:

Agglomeration and assemblage: Deterritorialising urban theory by Kim Dovey, Fujie Rao and Elek Pafka

Critical commentary: Towards an open theory of urbanity.


Theorising democratic space with and beyond Henri Lefebvre by Mark Purcell

Purcell argues that the project of democracy must extend beyond the thinking of Henri Lefebvre, arguing that we should turn towards the work and insights of Judith Butler in this debates paper.


Read all six of this quarter’s Editors’ Featured Articles here.


Book reviews

If you are interested in reviewing a book for Urban Studies, please check the list of books currently available for review here before getting in touch with our Reviews Editor, Prof Michele Acuto. We are happy to receive requests for other titles but please note that some publishers now only offer e-copies for review although we always request a hard copy where possible. 


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