VOL 7 – NO 2 – NOV 2017

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Table of Contents

Editors’ Note

Special Issue, The Dreams and Nightmares of City Development
Guest Editors, Olsi Lelaj and Nebi Bardhoshi

Introduction — The Dreams and Nightmares of City Development: Urban Planning,
Ideologies and Social Movements in Contemporary Cities
Olsi Lelaj and Nebi Bardhoshi

Re-interpreting National Ideology in the Contemporary Urban Space of Astana
Nelly Bekus and Kulshat Medeuova

Urban Transformations, Ideologies of Planning and Actors’ Interplay
in a Booming City – Austin, Texas
Marie Le Guen

Landscapes of Globalization in Ordinary Towns: Logistics and Trade Apparatus
Fabrice Raffin, with Oliver Pollet

Transforming Places, Changing Deities: Forms of Spatial
and Symbolic Negotiation in Marseille
Maria Elena Buslacchi

Institutional Actors in Action: Building Governance in the City
Paola De Vivo

Youth in Ramallah: Internal Fragmentation under Occupation
Mariangela Gasparotto

Cities and the Ideology of Cultural Participation:
A Discussion with Reference to the ‘Opening-up’ of Museums
Bella Dicks