Resourceful cities
Berlin (Germany), 29-31 August 2013
Humboldt-University Berlin, Institute for Social Science, Dept. for Urban and Regional Sociology



Session/RT Title Session chairs
1 How much do urban neighbourhoods matter in a networked globalised world? Alberta Andreotti
3 Urbanism beyond the West: Comparing Accelerated Urban Change in Eastern Europe and the Global South Monika Grubbauer, Joanna Kusiak
4 Boundaries and (B)orders – Theorizing the City through its Confinements and Connections Johanna Hoerning, Marit Rosol, Daniela Vicherat Mattar
5 The fracturing of urban citizenship in Europe: spatial exclusion and excluded spaces in contemporary European cities Simon Parker, Rowland Atkinson
6 Culture “or/and” poverty. New discourses of socio-spatial inequalities in European cities? Penny Koutrolikou, Sonia Arbaci
7 New urban centralities: towards a global urban studies Tony Roshan Samara, Xuefei Ren
8 Gentrification revisited: New methods to research displacement Justin Kadi, Roman Seidl
9 Urban (in)formality: tensions, conflicts and breakups in the struggle to belong Birgit zur Nieden, Juliane Karakayali
10 Variations of Urban Citizenship and the Struggle for Migrant Rights. Exploring the inextricable connection between institutional landscapes and political agency in the city Sabine Hess, Henrik Lebuhn
11 Contentious cities Walter Nicholls, Justus Uitermark
12 Innovative qualitative methods in urban research Peter Dirksmeier, Jason Patch, John Joe Schlichtman
13 Living with gentrification Ebru Soytemel, Besime Sen
14 Community resilience in the urban context Lynda Cheshire
15 Resilience cities and the crisis: Causes, processes and changing cities Patricia Kennett, Richard Meegan
16 Resilience cities and the crisis: Local responses, governance and citizen actions Marc Martí-Costa, Dimitra Siatitsa
17 Resistance and Protest in the Tourist City Johannes Novy, Susan Fainstein
18 The Return of Urban Fiscal Crisis Hilary Silver
19 Suburbs and boundaries: the continued push for peripheral expansion Roger Keil, Alan Mabin
20 Big ships on the horizon and social and spatial fragmentation at home – port cities as emblematic places of urban transformation Carola Hein, Felicitas Hillmann
21 Making up cities: urban policy mobilities, assemblages and urban politics in a global age Allan Cochrane, Claire Colomb
22 World of Cities, ‘Planet of Slums’? Informal settlements and public policies Giulia Agostini, Thomas Aguilera
23 Exploring urban wastelands Hillary Angelo
24 Urban camps from a global perspective: resources, livelihoods and governance Giovanni Picker, Silvia Pasquetti
25 Global and local real estate players and their role in the transformation of large cities and metropolitan areas in Europe. Serena Vicari Haddock
26 Autonomous urban movements: socio-spatial structures and political impacts Miguel A. Martínez López, Armin Kuhn
27 Contentious movements, conflict and agonistic pluralism in urban development: transformative trajectories and potentials Enrico Gualini
28 Infrastructures of cityness Christine Hentschel, Karen Rodríguez
29 Participation between Consensus and Contestation Jan Dohnke, Corinna Hölzl, Maros Krivy
31 From Global to Local - and Back Again? Mobilities and Place among Elites and the Middle Classes Paul Watt, Emma Jackson
32 Education and the City Tim Butler
33 Theory and Method in Critical Urban Studies Jeremy Seekings
34 Massification