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How Municipalities Can Enhance Citizen Participation? : Exploring the Views of Participants and Non-Participants
In this study, we scrutinise how municipalities can enhance citizen participation as arenas for local democracy. We combine the aspects of institutional structures with citizens’ expectations and viewpoints by analysing ...
Towards a Theory of Diaspora Formation through Conflict Deterritorialization
Building on different cases of conflicts in homelands triggering diaspora mobilization, we develop a theory of diaspora formation through processes of conflict deterritorialization. We argue that an armed conflict in the ...
Behind the Intractability of Communal Conflicts in Africa : The Case of the Nkonya–Alavanyo Conflict in Ghana
In this article, I move away from the rather active and bloodier conflicts to which there exists significant academic literature to the rarely researched, less bloody and latent communal violence. Based on archival documents ...
Introduction: Populism and feminist politics
Populism is everywhere in Europe today: in politics and in research. Most research on populism has neglected the relationship between gender equality and populism. The aim of this symposium is precisely to scrutinize the ...
‘Whether you like it or not, this is the future!’ : everyday negotiations of the community’s boundary in urban space
How are the boundary and ground of community produced and negotiated in mundane practices of interaction and language use in urban space? The article explores how claims of belonging and legitimate presence are formulated, ...
Afterword : on communities, language, and everyday (academic) citizenship
‘Building a Ship while Sailing It’ : Epistemic Humility and the Temporality of Non-knowledge in Political Decision-making on COVID-19
The novel coronavirus pandemic (COVID-19) has had far-reaching effects on public health around the world. Attempts to prevent the spread of the disease by quarantine have led to large-scale global socioeconomic disrup- ...