Volume 39  Issue 2  March 2015

Urban Worlds

Composing Urban Orders from Rubbish Electronics: Cityness and the Site Multiple


Assembling and Spilling-Over: Towards an ‘Ethnography of Cement’ in a Palestinian Refugee Camp

Claiming Rights To Mobility Through The Right To Inhabitance: Discursive Articulations from Civic Actors in Montreal

Absolute Traffic: Infrastructural Aptitude in Urban Indonesia

The Trouble With Flag Wars: Rethinking Sexuality in Critical Urban Theory

‘Wilding’ in the West Village: Queer Space, Racism and Jane Jacobs Hagiography

Neoliberalization of Istanbul’s Nightlife: Beer or Champagne?

Vertical and Horizontal Segregation: Spatial Class Divisions in Oslo, 1970–2003

‘Gentrification Without Displacement’ and the Consequent Loss of Place: The Effects of Class Transition on Low-income Residents of Secure Housing in Gentrifying Areas

Mutating Neoliberalism: The Promotion of Italian Investors in Slovakia before and after the Global Financial Crisis


What Place For The Region? Reflections on the Regional Question and the International Journal of Urban and Regional Research

Accentuate The Regional

If Urban Regions are the Answer, What is the Question? Thoughts on the European Experience

Elite Compacts in Africa: The Role of Area-based Management in the New Governmentality of the Durban City-region

Real Existing Regionalism: The Region between Talk, Territory and Technology

Book Reviews

Ahmad Kanna 2011: Dubai, the City as Corporation. Minneapolis: University of Minnesota Press Ashraf M. Salama and Florian Wiedmann 2013: Demystifying Doha: On Architecture and Urbanism in an Emerging City. Farnham: Ashgate

Ilse Helbrecht and Peter Dirksmeier (eds.) 2012: New Urbanism: Life, Work and Space in the New Downtown. Farnham: Ashgate Publishing

Karen Coelho , Lalitha Kamath and M. Vijayabaskar (eds.) 2013: Participolis –– Consent and Contention in Neoliberal Urban India. New Delhi: Routledge

Costanzo Ranci , Taco Brandsen and Stefania Sabatinelli 2014 (eds.): Social Vulnerability in European Cities: The Role of Local Welfare in Times of Crisis. Basingstoke: Palgrave Macmillan

Ethan N. Elkind 2014: Railtown––The Fight for the Los Angeles Metro Rail and the Future of the City. Berkeley and Los Angeles: University of California Press

Tone Huse 2014: Everyday Life in the Gentrifying City: On Displacement, Ethnic Privileging and the Right to Stay Put. Farnham: Ashgate

Sandro Mezzadra and Brett Neilson 2013: Border as Method, or, The Multiplication of Labor. Durham, NC and London: Duke University Press

Andy Merrifield 2013: The Politics of the Encounter: Urban Theory and Protest under Planetary Urbanization. Athens, GA: The University of Georgia Press