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Participations 2016/2 (N° 15) – Special Issue “Participer aux États-Unis : les town meetings”

Paula Cossart, Andrea Felicetti, James Kloppenberg (guest editors)

Type: Edited Volume
Year: 2016

Paula Cossart, Andrea Felicetti, James Kloppenberg
Introduction. Les town meetings, mythe fondateur de la démocratie américaine

Xavier Blandin
Note de traduction

Caroline W. Lee, Traduction Laurent Vannini
Les 21st Century Town Meetings dans les années 1990 et 2000 : assemblées délibérantes et marchandisation de l’authenticité politique dans une époque d’austérité

Michael Zuckerman, Traduction Xavier Blandin
Le mirage démocratique du town meeting américain

David D. Hall, Traduction Laurent Vannini
La démocratie délibérative dans le contexte des town meetings de la Nouvelle-Angleterre du XVIIe siècle

Daniel R. Mandell, Traduction Xavier Blandin
Les town meetings de Nouvelle-Angleterre et les populations indigènes : Stockbridge, Massachusetts, 1730-1775

Sandra M. Gustafson, Traduction Camille Salgues
Town meeting et race en Amérique

Robert W. T. Martin, Traduction Camille Salgues
« D’une manière pacifique et ordonnée ». Town meetings et assemblées populaires à l’époque de la fondation des États-Unis

Entretien avec Frank M. Bryan, William W. Keith, James T. Kloppenberg, Jane J. Mansbridge, Michael E. Morrell,Graham Smith, Traduction Xavier Blandin
Qu’apporte l’étude des town meetings à la quête d’une démocratie plus participative et délibérative ?

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News

14/09/2018

Andrea Pirro appointed as new editor of East European Politics

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Andrea Pirro has been recently appointed as new editor of the journal East European Politics published by Taylor and Francis.

31/08/2018

Volkswagen foundation Grant 2018 for Manuela Caiani

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Manuela Caiani has been awarded the Volkswagen Grant 2018 for the research project Popular Music as a Medium for the Mainstreaming of Populist Ideologies in Europe, that will be directed by Mario Dunkel (University Carl von Ossietzky of Oldenburg, Germany).

30/07/2018

ERC Starting Grant 2018 for Alice Mattoni

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Alice Mattoni, Research Fellow at COSMOS and Assistant Professor at the Department of Political and Social Sciences of the Scuola Normale Superiore, has been awarded the ERC Starting Grant 2018 for the research project BIT-ACT: Bottom-up initiative and anti-corruption technologies: how citizens use ICTs to fight corruption.

Publications

Journal Article - 2018

Movement parties of the far right: The organization and strategies of nativist collective actors

Andrea Pirro, Pietro Castelli Gattinara
Despite theoretical commonalities, very little empirical research has focused on far-right “movement parties” as collective actors operating both in the protest and the electoral arenas. The article redresses this inconsistency by exploring the organizational and strategic configuration of two far-right collective actors—the Hungarian Jobbik and the Italian CasaPound.

Journal Article - 2018

New Technologies as a Neglected Social Movement Outcome: The Case of Activism against Animal Experimentation

Manès Weisskircher
Based on novel empirical research, this paper analyzes a crucial and understudied case of a movement pushing for new technologies: the animal rights movement and its efforts to push for alternatives to animal experimentation.