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'There's Nowhere Wonky Left to Go': Queering the Politics of LGBT-Friendly Diversity

Conference paper

Burchiellaro, O. 2018. 'There's Nowhere Wonky Left to Go': Queering the Politics of LGBT-Friendly Diversity. Queer Activism Today . University of Westminster, London, UK 03 Mar 2018

(M)othering and the politics of early intervention: biologisation and the reproduction of gendered, classed and raced inequalities

Journal article

Gillies, V. and Edwards, R. 2019. (M)othering and the politics of early intervention: biologisation and the reproduction of gendered, classed and raced inequalities. Revue des politiques sociales et familiales.

A Considered Public Voice on Brexit: The Report of the Citizens' Assembly on Brexit

Project report

Renwick, A., Allan, S., Jennings, W., McKee, R, Russell, M. and Smith, G. 2017. A Considered Public Voice on Brexit: The Report of the Citizens' Assembly on Brexit. London The Constitution Unit, University College London.

Africa in the International System

Book chapter

Conway, D. 2002. Africa in the International System. in: Nel, P. and McGowan, P. (ed.) Power, Wealth and Global Order: An International Relations Textbook in Africa University of Cape Town Press.

All the ACEs: A Chaotic Concept for Family Policy and Decision-Making?

Journal article

Gillies, V., White, S. and Edwards, R. 2019. All the ACEs: A Chaotic Concept for Family Policy and Decision-Making? Social Policy and Society. 18 (3), pp. 457-466. doi:10.1017/S147474641900006X

Banning Taste: Boycotts, Identity, and Resistance

Book chapter

Conway, D., Brighi, E., Kaul, N. and Khalili, L. 2018. Banning Taste: Boycotts, Identity, and Resistance. in: Schwabe, A., Pascu, D.F. and Connuck, J. (ed.) The Empire Remains Shop New York, US Columbia University Press. pp. 47-50

Becoming Indigenous: Governing Imaginaries in the Anthropocene

Book

Chandler, D. and Reid, J. 2019. Becoming Indigenous: Governing Imaginaries in the Anthropocene. Rowman & Littlefield.

Beyond the pregnant man: representing trans pregnancy in A Deal With The Universe

Journal article

Pearce, R. and White, F.R. 2019. Beyond the pregnant man: representing trans pregnancy in A Deal With The Universe. Feminist Media Studies. 19 (5), pp. 764-767. doi:10.1080/14680777.2019.1630925

Challenges of inequality to democracy

Book chapter

Bellamy, R., Merkel, W., Bhargava, R., Bidadanure, J., Christiano, T., Felt, U., Hay, C., Lamboy, L., Pogrebinschi, T., Smith, G., Talshir, G., Urbinati, N. and Verloo, M. 2018. Challenges of inequality to democracy. in: IPSP (ed.) Rethinking society for the 21st Century: report of the international panel on social progress. Vol. II: Political regulation, governance, and societal transformations Cambridge Cambridge University Press. pp. 563-596

Cherry-picking participation: explaining the fate of proposals from participatory processes 

Article

Font, J., Smith, G., Galais, C. and Alarcón, P. 2018. Cherry-picking participation: explaining the fate of proposals from participatory processes . European Journal of Political Research. 57 (3), pp. 615-636. doi:10.1111/1475-6765.12248

Citizen Media and Practice: currents, connections, challenges

Book

Stephansen, H. and Treré, E. (ed.) 2019. Citizen Media and Practice: currents, connections, challenges. London Routledge.

Citizen participation and changing governance: cases of devolution in England

Article

Prosser, B., Renwick, A., Giovanni, A., Sandford, M., Flinders, M., Jennings, W., Spada, G., Smith, G., Stoker, G. and Ghose, K. 2017. Citizen participation and changing governance: cases of devolution in England. Politics and Policy. 45 (2), pp. 251-269. doi:10.1332/030557317X14895974141213

Collective Interview on the History of Town Meetings

Journal article

Bryan, F., Keith, W., Kloppenberg, J., Mansbridge, J., Morrell, M and Smith, G. 2019. Collective Interview on the History of Town Meetings. Journal of Public Deliberation. 15 (2), p. Article 8.

Colonization with Chinese Characteristics: Politics of (In)Security in Xinjiang and Tibet

Journal article

Anand, D. 2019. Colonization with Chinese Characteristics: Politics of (In)Security in Xinjiang and Tibet. Central Asian Survey. 38 (1), pp. 129-147. doi:10.1080/02634937.2018.1534801

Conceptualising a distributed, multi-scalar global public sphere through activist communication practices in the World Social Forum

Journal article

Stephansen, H. 2019. Conceptualising a distributed, multi-scalar global public sphere through activist communication practices in the World Social Forum. Global Media and Communication. Advanced online publication. doi:10.1177/1742766519872777

Conceptualising the role of knowledge in ‘acting on media’

Book chapter

Stephansen, H. 2019. Conceptualising the role of knowledge in ‘acting on media’. in: Stephansen, H. and Treré, E. (ed.) Citizen Media and Practice Routledge.

Concevoir la démocratie pour le long terme: innovation institutionnelle et changement climatique

Article

Smith, G. 2017. Concevoir la démocratie pour le long terme: innovation institutionnelle et changement climatique. lapenseeeecologique.com. 1 (1).

Defining Mini-Publics

Book chapter

Ryan, M. and Smith, G. 2014. Defining Mini-Publics. in: Kimmo Grönlund André Bächtiger Maija Setälä (ed.) Deliberative Mini-Publics: Involving Citizens in the Democratic Process Colchester ECPR Press. pp. 9-26

Democracy Matters: Lessons from the 2015 Citizens' Assemblies on English Devolution

Project report

Flinders, M., Ghose, K., Jennings, W., Molloy, E., Prosser, B., Renwick, A., Smith, G. and Spada, P. 2016. Democracy Matters: Lessons from the 2015 Citizens' Assemblies on English Devolution. Democracy Matters.

Democracy: A Reader. 2nd Edition

Book

Blaug, R. and Shwarzmantel, J. (ed.) 2016. Democracy: A Reader. 2nd Edition. Edinburgh and New York Columbia University Press.

Designing Democratic Innovations as Deliberative Systems: The Ambitious Case of NHS Citizen

Journal article

Dean, R., Boswell, J. and Smith, G. 2019. Designing Democratic Innovations as Deliberative Systems: The Ambitious Case of NHS Citizen . Political Studies. Advanced online publication. doi:10.1177/0032321719866002

Digital Objects, Digital Subjects: Interdisciplinary Perspectives on Capitalism, Labour and Politics in the Age of Big Data

Book

Chandler, D. and Fuchs, Christian (ed.) 2019. Digital Objects, Digital Subjects: Interdisciplinary Perspectives on Capitalism, Labour and Politics in the Age of Big Data. London University of Westminster Press.

Domestic thermal upgrades, community action and energy saving: a three-year experimental study of prosperous households

Journal article

Bardsely, N., Buchs, M., James, P., Papafragkou, A., Rushby, T., Saunders, C., Smith, G., Wallbridge . R. and Woodman, N. 2019. Domestic thermal upgrades, community action and energy saving: a three-year experimental study of prosperous households. Energy Policy. 127, pp. 475-485. doi:10.1016/j.enpol.2018.11.036

Eco city development in China: addressing the policy implementation challenge

Article

de Jong, M., Yu, C., Joss, S., Wennersten, R., Yu, L., Zhang, X. and Ma, X. 2016. Eco city development in China: addressing the policy implementation challenge. Journal of Cleaner Production. 134 (Part A), pp. 31-41. doi:10.1016/j.jclepro.2016.03.083

Enhancing the legitimacy of offices for future generations: the case for public participation

Journal article

Smith, G. 2019. Enhancing the legitimacy of offices for future generations: the case for public participation. Political Studies. Advanced online publication. doi:10.1177/0032321719885100

Explaining city branding practices in China’s three mega-city regions: The role of ecological modernization

Article

De Jong, M., Chen, Y., Joss, S., Lu, H., Zhao, M., Yang, Q. and Zhang, C. 2018. Explaining city branding practices in China’s three mega-city regions: The role of ecological modernization. Journal of Cleaner Production. 179, pp. 527-543. doi:10.1016/j.jclepro.2018.01.098

Future Cities: Asserting Public Governance

Article

Joss, S. 2018. Future Cities: Asserting Public Governance. Palgrave Communications. 4 (36). doi:10.1057/s41599-018-0087-7

Identifying and explaining framing strategies of low carbon lifestyle movement organisations

Article

Buchs, M., Wallbridge, R., Saunders, C., Smith, G. and Bardsley, N. 2015. Identifying and explaining framing strategies of low carbon lifestyle movement organisations. Global Environmental Change. 35 (Nov), p. 2015. doi:10.1016/j.gloenvcha.2015.09.009

India’s obsession with Kashmir: democracy, gender, (anti-)nationalism

Article

Kaul, N. 2018. India’s obsession with Kashmir: democracy, gender, (anti-)nationalism. Feminist Review. 119 (1), p. 126–143. doi:10.1057/s41305-018-0123-x

Information is Power? Transparency and fetishism in International Relations

Journal article

Fluck, M. and McCarthy, D.R. 2019. Information is Power? Transparency and fetishism in International Relations. Globalizations. 16 (1), pp. 1-16. doi:10.1080/14747731.2018.1507698

Intersecting Whiteness: Interdisciplinary Debates

Article

Steyn, M. and Conway, D. 2010. Intersecting Whiteness: Interdisciplinary Debates. Ethnicities. 10 (3), pp. 283-291. doi:10.1177/1468796810372309

Introduction: Big Data Capitalism – Politics, Activism, and Theory

Book chapter

Fuchs, Christian and Chandler, D. 2019. Introduction: Big Data Capitalism – Politics, Activism, and Theory. in: Digital Objects, Digital Subjects: Interdisciplinary Perspectives on Capitalism, Labour and Politics in the Age of Big Data London University of Westminster Press. pp. 1-20

Kosovo: Statebuilding Utopia and Reality

Journal article

Chandler, D. 2019. Kosovo: Statebuilding Utopia and Reality. Journal of Intervention and State Building. 13 (5), pp. 545-555. doi:/10.1080/17502977.2019.1658565

Machiavelli’s Walls: The Legacy of Realism in International Relations Theory

Article

Jackson, M. and Moore, T. 2016. Machiavelli’s Walls: The Legacy of Realism in International Relations Theory. International Politics. 53 (4), pp. 447-465. doi:10.1057/ip.2016.9

Margaret Thatcher, Dress and the Politics of Fashion

Book chapter

Conway, D. 2016. Margaret Thatcher, Dress and the Politics of Fashion. in: Behnke, A. (ed.) The International Politics of Fashion: Being Fab in a Dangerous World London Routledge. pp. 161-185

Masculinities and Narrating the Past: Experiences of Researching White men who Refused to Serve in the Apartheid Army

Article

Conway, D. 2008. Masculinities and Narrating the Past: Experiences of Researching White men who Refused to Serve in the Apartheid Army. Qualitative Research. 8 (3), pp. 347-354. doi:10.1177/1468794106093631

Masculinities, Militarisation and the End Conscription Campaign: War Resistance in Apartheid South Africa

Book

Conway, D. 2012. Masculinities, Militarisation and the End Conscription Campaign: War Resistance in Apartheid South Africa. Manchester Manchester University Press.

Masculinitiy,Citizenship and Objection to Military Service in the South African Defence Force

Book chapter

Conway, D. 2005. Masculinitiy,Citizenship and Objection to Military Service in the South African Defence Force. in: Gouws, A. (ed.) (Un)Thinking Citizenship: Feminist Debates in Contemporary South Africa Aldershot Ashgate.

Media Activism as Movement? Collective Identity Formation in the World Forum of Free Media

Journal article

Stephansen, H.C. 2017. Media Activism as Movement? Collective Identity Formation in the World Forum of Free Media. Media and Communication. 5 (3), pp. 59-66. doi:10.17645/mac.v5i3.1034

Media practices

Book chapter

Stephansen, H. and Treré, E. Media practices. in: Baker, M., Blaagaard, B. and Perez Gonzalez, L. (ed.) Routledge Encyclopedia of Citizen Media London Routledge.


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Ahmed, Shamila

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Anand, Dibyesh

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Aresti, Andreas

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Barbrook, Richard

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Moore, Thomas

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Ostrowski, Wojciech

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Smith, Graham

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