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Subject:

Final Call: Rescaling the Political Economy of Social Justice/Injustice

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"Ribera-Fumaz, Ramon" <[log in to unmask]>

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 Apologies for cross-posting.


RGS-IBG Annual International Conference 2006

Rescaling the Political Economy of Social Justice/Injustice: the
Urbanisation and Regionalisation of inclusion/exclusion A paper session
co-sponsored by the Economic Geography Research Group and the Political
Geography Research Group of the RGS-IBG.

Recent literature in urban and regional development theory and research
is largely dominated by concerns about agglomeration economies, learning
regions and the geographies of inter-space competition. Urban and
regional economic development strategies aim at imaging and producing
places that are first and foremost attractive sites for capital
accumulation. In this sense, there exists a large body of research and
theory looking at the development impact of rescaling economic
governance mechanisms to the urban and regional level. On the other
hand, most of the literature on local social justice is focused on
processes of gentrification and on the privatisation of public space and
its exclusionary character at the neighbourhood scale. Yet, there is
little research available that actually looks at the rescaling of social
justice/injustice at the urban and regional level.

This session aims to look at urban and regional development strategies
and the economic imageries informing them from a social justice, rather
than from a competitiveness perspective. The session hopes to contribute
to our understanding of how certain actors' actions and the imageries
that inform their actions aim at rescaling development strategies to the
urban and regional level in an attempt to produce new scales of
political intervention on which they have stronger capacities to act.

We invite papers that analyse how regional and urban development
strategies and the associated imageries work to include certain social
groups and social interests while excluding and marginalising others.


Paper proposals in the form of a 200 word abstract, using the IBG form
(http://www.rgs.org/pdf/AC2006%20Abstract%20submission%20form.doc),
should be submitted to the convenors by 25th January 2006.  Please also
submit your abstract to: [log in to unmask] 

Session convenors:
Stijn Oosterlynck  (Lancaster University):
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Ramon Ribera-Fumaz (Lancaster University):
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