(Article of periodic en Anglais - 2013)

Document title

Surviving the turbulent future

Authors(s) and Affiliation(s)

AMIN A. (1) ;
(1) Dept. of Geography, Univ., Cambridge, ROYAUME-UNI


Building on a critique of the neoliberal calculus of risk mitigation, the paper turns to the machinery of urban maintenance and to the trysts of embedded welfare democracy to propose a counterposition. In recognising the entanglements between humans and nonhumans in the management of urban unpredictability and emergency, and the settlemens of social contract between state and citizen in Sweden, the paper redefines and displaces ideas of risk management through human resilience


Article of periodic

published at : Environment and planning. D. Society & space / ISSN 0263-7758

Editor : Pion, London - ROYAUME-UNI (1983)

Millesime : 2013, vol. 31, no1 [pp. 140-156]

Bibliographic references : 3 p.



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