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Remaking Oceans Governance

Critical Perspectives on Marine Spatial Planning

Luke Fairbanks, Noëlle Boucquey, Lisa M. Campbell, and Sarah Wise

movements. Rather than focus on managing individual sectors such as fishing, shipping, or marine protected areas, MSP seeks to integrate those traditionally disconnected management arrangements through a vision of rational and comprehensive governance

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Navigating Shifting Regimes of Ocean Governance

From UNCLOS to Sustainable Development Goal 14

Ana K. Spalding and Ricardo de Ycaza

, reflecting a pattern of intensification of historical ocean uses” ( Juda 2003: 161 ). Growing intensity and diversity of activities in the ocean at a global level triggered the development of a complex ocean governance framework. However, its large

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Racialized Governance

The Production and Destruction of Secure Spaces in Olympic Rio de Janeiro

Margit Ystanes and Alexandre Magalhães

dominant conceptualizations of the citizenry, and the destruction of life conditions in favela territories in the name of societal improvement, constitute a form of racialized governance. It is important to note that the racialization of favela territories

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Thoughts on Governance, Punctuation and Authoritarian Populism

Maria José de Abreu

deal to the anthropology of temporality. My own intervention was to reel the relation between governance and temporality into the specific field of media theory by reasoning against the paradigm of technological determinism if only to reinstate it in

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Governing the Sun

The Challenges of Geoengineering

Klaus Radunsky and Tim Cadman

unable or unwilling to take concerted action, calling into question the legitimacy of intergovernmentalism as a means of global governance ( Gale 2013 ; Goyal 2015 ). Various assessments conclude that the risks of not meeting either the 1.5°C or the 2

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The Modus Operandi of Urban Agriculture Initiatives

Toward a Conceptual Framework

Charlotte Prové, Denise Kemper, and Salma Loudiyi

al. 2015 ; Renting and Wiskerke 2010 ). Second, we can observe that UA is increasingly being discussed from a more aggregate level in networks or governance platforms. This is the case, for instance, when UA stakeholders build strategic partnerships

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Aane Wala Hai

Waiting for the Arrival of the State

Syantani Chatterjee

past governance continue to exert their power on the present, then how might we understand how power makes itself sensible through an endless deferral onto a forever-arriving horizon? As Avery Gordon reminds us, haunting raises the spectre of that which

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Governing through paperwork

Examining the regulatory effects of documentary practices in a refugee settlement

Sophie Nakueira

examined documents have centred either on their organisational aspects – the extent to which they bring about order in organisations ( Hull 2012 ) – or on ‘state governance as material practice’ ( Hull 2008: 501 ). Another body of scholarship on the

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The Case of China

The Societal Impact of the “Whole of Government Approach”

Wang Jing and Wang Xue

States, in line with its political-administrative structure, adopted the initially less successful state-wide, decentralized, anti-epidemic organization approach ( Kettl 2020 ). As we will see, China adopted a top-down centralized governance approach to

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Subjects of Aspirations

Populist Governance in Post-revolutionary Nicaragua

Luciana Chamorro

settlements in the city of León, I examine here the mechanisms of governance that sustain partisan investment in post-revolutionary Nicaragua. By mechanisms of governance, I mean the ‘body of knowledge and set of techniques used by, or on behalf of, those who