Optimism of the will permeates this article, which builds on Lefebvre’s idea of The Right to the City ( 2009) and its more recent revival by Harvey, specially in his last work where, after a period of scepticism regarding recent urban social movements as potentially politically transformative, he seems to vindicate their potential as part of a class understanding of these movements (2012).
Perspectives from SIEF, EASA and SAE
Ullrich Kockel, Susana Narotzky, and Deborah Reed-Danahay
AJEC @ 21: A Perspective from the Société Internationale d’Ethnologie et de Folklore (SIEF)
AJEC @ 21: A Perspective from the European Association of Social Anthropologists (EASA)
AJEC @ 21: A Perspective from the Society for the Anthropology of Europe (SAE)