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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 ?

https://www.cairn.info/revue-participations-2016-2.htm

News

08/06/2017

Call for Papers - Cosmos Conference "The Contentious Politics of Higher Education. Student Movements in Late Neoliberalism"

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The Centre on Social Movement Studies, directed by Professor Donatella Della Porta, calls for papers addressing the recent global wave of student protests for a two-days conference to bel held in Florence, at the Institute of Humanities and Social Sciences of the Scuola Normale Superiore (SNS), on 15-16 November 2017.

19/05/2017

Video available for the International Conference – Beyond Borders: Refugees and Struggles in Europe Mobilization, Solidarity and Political Challenges in the Long Summer of Migration

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Watch the video of the International Conference – Beyond Borders, which was held at Palazzo Strozzi on May 12, 2017

19/05/2017

Marco Deseriis wins Best Paper Award at the Cedem17 Conference for e-Democracy & Open Government

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Dr. Marco Deseriis, Marie Curie Fellow and Research Fellow at Cosmos, has won the Best Paper Award at the Cedem17 Conference for e-Democracy & Open Government (Danube University, Krems Au Donau, Austria)

Publications

Journal Article - 2017

Comparing Digital Protest Media Imaginaries: Anti-Austerity Movements in Greece, Italy & Spain

Emiliano Treré, Sandra Jeppensen and Alice Mattoni
Drawing on 60 semi­-structured interviews with activists involved in anti-austerity protests, the article brings together social movement studies and communications theories to compare digital protest media imaginaries in Greece, Spain and Italy

Journal Article - 2017

Technopopulism: The Emergence of a Discursive Formation

Marco Deseriis
This article argues that technopopulism is an emerging discursive formation that arises from the convergence of two preexisting discourses: populism and technolibertarianism. Whereas these discourses are historically distinct the global financial crisis and the 2011 wave of struggles precipitated the political conditions for their intersection and hybridization.