RC21 Conference and Summer School

Research Committee 21 on Sociology of Urban and Regional Development of the International Sociological Association was established in 1970 to promote theory and research in the sociology of urban and regional development, and… Continue reading

Harvey Molotch Learning from gulf cities

Speaker: Harvey Molotch (New York University) Discussants: Guido Guerzoni (Bocconi University);
Laura Lieto (Federico II University of Naples); Serena Vicari (University of Milano-Bicocca)   The rise of ‘showcase’ Gulf cities – like Abu Dhabi,… Continue reading

SSSP graduate student paper competition

Deadline: January 31, 2017 (apologies for the late announcement)   The Community Research and Development Division announces its 2017 Graduate Student Paper Competition. Paper topics can focus on various aspects of the community,… Continue reading

Call: Inchiesta “Dai Campi, al campo: per un’inchiesta sul dopo-sisma dei Sibillini”

Dal 24 agosto operano nel cratere post-terremoto gruppi di volontari organizzati con le Brigate di Solidarietà Attiva (BSA). Centinaia di persone, decine di mezzi, tonnellate di beni distribuiti, assemblee, strutture e spazi ad… Continue reading

Conference: Critical Theory in the Humanities with Judith Butler. Date: 5-7 April, 2017. Place: Vrije Universtiteit Amsterdam.

Critical Theory in the Humanities: Resonances of the work of Judith Butler From April 5-7, 2017, the interdisciplinary Research Institute for the Humanities CLUE+ at Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam organises a three-day international conference… Continue reading

Lecture: “ANALYSING STATE AND URBAN RESTRUCTURING THROUGH PUBLIC LANDOWNERSHIP. A Comparison of Urban Development Projects of Railway Sites in France and Italy”

ANALYSING STATE AND URBAN RESTRUCTURING THROUGH PUBLIC LANDOWNERSHIP. A Comparison of Urban Development Projects of Railway Sites in France and Italy. Public Lecture By: Félix Adisson Polimi International Postdoctoral Fellow Discussant: Prof. Serena… Continue reading