Video abstract – Susanne Soederberg talks about 'The US Debtfare State and the Credit Card Industry'

We've added some great papers to our Early View site recently. Early View is where we publish versions of record online before inclusion in an issue of Antipode. We only make available the 'final,...
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Video abstract – Pauline McGuirk and Phillip O’Neill talk about 'Critical geographies with the state: The problem of social vulnerability and the politics of engaged research'

"The debate over relevance in geography was not really about relevance (whoever heard of irrelevant human activity?), but about whom our research was relevant to..." David Harvey's (1974: 23) lesson,...
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Video abstract – Peter Kraftl talks about 'Utopian promise or burdensome responsibility? A critical analysis of the UK government’s Building Schools for the Future policy'

Here, in the last of our video abstracts from Antipode 44:3, University of Leicester geographer Peter Kraftl talks about his paper 'Utopian promise or burdensome responsibility? A critical analysis...
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Video abstract – Leah Horowitz talks about 'Translation Alignment: Actor-Network Theory, Resistance, and the Power Dynamics of Alliance in New Caledonia'

Last week we reiterated how here at AntipodeFoundation.org we welcome what political scientists and academic bloggers Patrick Dunleavy and Chris Gilson call the communication of “bottom-line...
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Video abstract – Janelle Cornwell talks about ‘Worker Co-operatives and Spaces of Possibility’

Hot on the heels of Staff Reporter Jesse Goldstein's two-part essay on the OWS Screenprinters Coop and Guild which explores questions of markets, commons, and alternative ways of organising economic...
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Video abstract – Nausheen Anwar talks about 'State Power, Civic Participation and the Urban Frontier'

Issue 3 of Antipode's 44th volume will be out next month, and in it we have papers on worker co-operatives and spaces of possibility; actor-network theory and the politics of resistance; emissions...
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Video abstract – Kelvin Mason and Mark Whitehead talk about 'Transition urbanism and the contested politics of ethical place making'

How to prepare for a 'carbon constrained', 'energy lean' world? How to simultaneously enhance systems of care for distant places/others and intensify regimes of (re)localisation in a world of...
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Video abstract – Jessica Pykett talks about 'The new maternal state'

Is the state becoming too much like your nanny? Does it act like your dad or more like your uncle? Does it tell you what to do, protect you from harm, or nurture you just like a mother? Which...
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Video abstract – The Antipode Graduate Student Scholarship: 2011-2012 Winner

As announced in Antipode 43(5), the winner of the 2011-2012 Antipode Graduate Student Scholarship is Oliver Belcher (Department of Geography, University of British Columbia). Congratulations...
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Featured video – 'Forgotten spaces'

http://youtu.be/IEQGgjxqPmE Forgotten spaces, it would seem, are everywhere. A prosperous industrial city of 70,000 people just 300km south of Toronto, the Canadian city of Sarnia is to...
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