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Now available with free access from our current issue, Promoting Social Justice and Equity in Shrinking Cities! Rethinking shrinking cities: Peripheral dual cities have arrived, by Robert Mark Silverman

This article can be found in the current issue of the Journal of Urban Affairs regarding Promoting Social Justice and Equity in Shrinking Cities. This article currently has free access and is available to read and download. Rethinking shrinking cities: Peripheral dual cities have arrived, by Robert Mark Silverman Abstract This review essay contextualizes the… Continue reading Now available with free access from our current issue, Promoting Social Justice and Equity in Shrinking Cities! Rethinking shrinking cities: Peripheral dual cities have arrived, by Robert Mark Silverman

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Special Issue Preview and Video Presentations: Contributions of Community Psychology to Urban Research and Policy

Special Issue: Contributions of Community Psychology to Urban Research and Policy The field of community psychology focuses on solving social problems and encouraging well-being by examining transactions between individuals and larger social systems including organizations (e.g., schools, workplaces), local neighborhoods, and cities. Given this focus, community psychologists have a long history of contribution to understandings… Continue reading Special Issue Preview and Video Presentations: Contributions of Community Psychology to Urban Research and Policy

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Expanded Resources on the JUABlog for Remote Classes: Video and Power Point presentation on our Special Issue “Worlds of Austerity”

Expanded Resources on the JUABlog for Remote Classes Video and Power Point presentation on “Worlds of Austerity: Governance and Resistance in Eight Cities” In trying to promote free access to much of the Journal of Urban Affairs’ content during the Urban Affairs Association’s 50th anniversary, we have expanded our offerings to include videos that can… Continue reading Expanded Resources on the JUABlog for Remote Classes: Video and Power Point presentation on our Special Issue “Worlds of Austerity”

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Coming Tomorrow: “Contributions of Community Psychology to Urban Research and Policy”, a webinar focusing on our upcoming special issue.

Please see the following information for an upcoming webinar this Tuesday, May 12th, from 2-4 pm. We hope you are able to attend! LINK: https://msu.zoom.us/j/96475761259 TOPIC: The webinar will include presentations from several authors of an upcoming Journal of Urban Affairs special issue focused on Contributions of Community Psychology to Urban Research and Policy. DATE/TIME:… Continue reading Coming Tomorrow: “Contributions of Community Psychology to Urban Research and Policy”, a webinar focusing on our upcoming special issue.

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Open Call for Papers: the Journal of Race, Ethnicity and the City

The Urban Affairs Association is delighted to announce our new journal, the Journal of Race, Ethnicity and the City (JRE).We are making an open call for papers to be submitted to the journal. The journal will: Serve as an outlet for ground-breaking theoretical and empirical approaches that explore race, ethnicity, identity and social justice; Examine… Continue reading Open Call for Papers: the Journal of Race, Ethnicity and the City

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Now available with free access from our current issue, Urban activism in Eastern Europe and China! Spatial meaning-making and urban activism: Two tales of anti-PX protests in urban China, by Xiaoyi Sun & Ronggui Huang

This article can be found in the current issue of the Journal of Urban Affairs regarding Urban activism in Eastern Europe and China: Socio-spatial structures and scales of contention. This article currently has free access and is available to read and download. Spatial meaning-making and urban activism: Two tales of anti-PX protests in urban China,… Continue reading Now available with free access from our current issue, Urban activism in Eastern Europe and China! Spatial meaning-making and urban activism: Two tales of anti-PX protests in urban China, by Xiaoyi Sun & Ronggui Huang

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A Global Community or a Global Waste of Time? Content Analysis of the Facebook Site “Humans of New York”; Blog post by Elena Vesselinov

Please enjoy this blog post to highlight one of our exciting forthcoming articles. A Global Community or a Global Waste of Time? Content Analysis of the Facebook Site “Humans of New York” Blog post by Elena Vesselinov The central research question in this article is whether the Facebook site Humans of New York (HONY) operates… Continue reading A Global Community or a Global Waste of Time? Content Analysis of the Facebook Site “Humans of New York”; Blog post by Elena Vesselinov

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Now available with free access from our current issue, Urban activism in Eastern Europe and China! Dancing with shackles? The sociopolitical opportunities, achievements, and dilemmas of cycling activism in Guangzhou, China, by Hongze Tan & Miguel A. Martínez López

This article can be found in the current issue of the Journal of Urban Affairs regarding Urban activism in Eastern Europe and China: Socio-spatial structures and scales of contention. This article currently has free access and is available to read and download. Dancing with shackles? The sociopolitical opportunities, achievements, and dilemmas of cycling activism in… Continue reading Now available with free access from our current issue, Urban activism in Eastern Europe and China! Dancing with shackles? The sociopolitical opportunities, achievements, and dilemmas of cycling activism in Guangzhou, China, by Hongze Tan & Miguel A. Martínez López

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Now available with free access from our current issue, Urban activism in Eastern Europe and China! Urban activism in confined civil spaces: Networked organizations of housing activists in urban China, by Ngai Ming Yip

This article can be found in the current issue of the Journal of Urban Affairs regarding Urban activism in Eastern Europe and China: Socio-spatial structures and scales of contention. This article currently has free access and is available to read and download. Urban activism in confined civil spaces: Networked organizations of housing activists in urban… Continue reading Now available with free access from our current issue, Urban activism in Eastern Europe and China! Urban activism in confined civil spaces: Networked organizations of housing activists in urban China, by Ngai Ming Yip

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Now available with free access from our current issue, Urban activism in Eastern Europe and China! Rethinking radical activism: Heterogeneity and dynamics of political squatting in Prague after 1989, by Arnošt Novák & Bob Kuřík

This article can be found in the current issue of the Journal of Urban Affairs regarding Urban activism in Eastern Europe and China: Socio-spatial structures and scales of contention. This article currently has free access and is available to read and download. Rethinking radical activism: Heterogeneity and dynamics of political squatting in Prague after 1989,… Continue reading Now available with free access from our current issue, Urban activism in Eastern Europe and China! Rethinking radical activism: Heterogeneity and dynamics of political squatting in Prague after 1989, by Arnošt Novák & Bob Kuřík