Barbara Ferman, (Temple University), recently published, “Educating for Democracy: Reflections from a Work in Progress” in the Journal of Political Science Education

September 11, 2012UAA Community News

Barbara Ferman, (Professor of Political Science and Director of the University Community Collaborative of Philadelphia, Temple University), recently published, “Educating for Democracy: Reflections from a Work in Progress” in the Journal of Political Science Education, (2012) 8:3, 231-250.  Link to article at: http://dx.doi.org/10.1080/15512169.2012.695966

News from INRS-Urbanisation Culture Société

August 21, 2012UAA Community News

New colleague Sandra Breux has been appointed Assistant Professor of Urban Studies in May 2012. Her research focuses on municipal politics, representations of the city and their impact on individual behaviour, the notion of urban project, and the use of mental maps. She holds a Master in Political Science and a PhD in Geography from … Read More

Peter V. Hall (Simon Fraser U.) and Markus Hesse (U. of Luxembourg) have co-edited a new volume titled “Cities, Regions and Flows”

August 21, 2012UAA Community News

Peter V. Hall (Urban Studies, Simon Fraser U.) and Markus Hesse (Urban Studies, U. of Luxembourg) have co-edited a new volume titled “Cities, Regions and Flows” (Routledge). The book examines the significance of flows of goods for urban and regional development, and emphasises the twin processes of integration and disintegration that result from goods movement … Read More

W. Dennis Keating recently co-authored “Responding to the Mortgage Crisis: Three Cleveland Examples” in The Urban Lawyer, And Has Two Upcoming Speaking Engagements

August 21, 2012UAA Community News

W. Dennis Keating (Levin College of Urban Affairs. Cleveland State University) most recently co-authored: “Responding to the Mortgage Crisis: Three Cleveland Examples” in The Urban Lawyer, 2012 (Winter) Vol. 44, No. 1: 1-35. On October 5, he’ll speak on “Re-Thinking the Future of Community Development Corporations” at the University of Pittsburgh’s Center for Urban and Social Research. … Read More

Dan Monti’s (Saint Louis University) book Engaging Strangers will be published by Fairleigh Dickinson University Press in December.

August 20, 2012UAA Community News

Dan Monti‘s (Saint Louis University) book Engaging Strangers will be published by Fairleigh Dickinson University Press in December.  Describing the dramatic turn to public civility that Bostonians have made in the last three decades, Monti shows how all segments of the population have worked hard to overcome a history of incivility for which the city … Read More