Recent publications

6 June 2024

Tommaso Vitale, Giordana Ferri & Silvia Cafora, “L’interesse dei giovani innovatori sociali per i modelli di abitare collaborativo” in Collaborare e abitare. Il diritto alla casa nelle metropoli per le nuove generazioni, 2024

A new book chapter by Tommaso Vitale, Giordana Ferri and Silvia Cafora untitled “L’interesse dei giovani innovatori sociali per i modelli di abitare collaborativo” in the collective book Collaborare e abitare. Il diritto alla casa nelle metropoli per le nuove generazioni is available here.
6 June 2024

Patrick Le Galès, “The Rise and Fall of the Sociology of the Global City”. Annual Review of Sociology, 2024.

A new article titled “The Rise and Fall of the Sociology of the Global City” by Patrick Le Galès was published in the Annual Review of Sociology, vol. 50, 2024. Abstract In the 1980s and 1990s, a series of publications, including Saskia Sassen’s landmark book The Global City, triggered a new current of research aiming to link a cycle of globalized financial and tech capitalism to a new type of city, analogous to what the industrial city had been in the past. This article first reviews this literature in relation to the history and sociology of the world city. It […]