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International Seminar on Democratic School Governance

I have been invited to give a paper at a very interesting international seminar organised by Jordi Collet-Sabé. The seminar runs for two days (October 30-31 2014) at the Universitat  417 more words


Governing Schools conference reminder

On 23 October 2014 I am organising a half-day conference to launch the findings for the project School Accountability and Stakeholder Education (SASE). After 18 months of fieldwork, 102 interviews, 50 observations, countless train journeys and extensive cataloguing, navigating, negotiating, interpreting, strategizing, coding and analysing, it feels good that I will get the chance to deliver some key findings and recommendations from the project. 259 more words

School Governance

Spaces of Capital 1 - Allan Sekula - The Forgotten Space (2010)

“The Forgotten Space follows container cargo aboard ships, barges, trains and trucks, listening to workers, engineers, planners, politicians, and those marginalized by the global transport system. 138 more words


The Neoliberal City

David Harvey’s talk on the Neoliberal City 2007 at Dickinson College, sponsored by the Clarke Forum for Contemporary Issues. Harvey discusses the role that urbanisation has played in absorbing capitalist surpluses. 55 more words


Things to be angry about and frightened of: A response to Ian A

Kevin Crane responds to Ian A‘s article ‘Anger, confidence, fear and hope in the workplace‘, arguing that the nature of precariousness at work needs to be taken seriously.  1,712 more words


Modelling Worlds: The Politics of Simulation

A guest post from Nathan Coombs who is an incoming Leverhulme Early Career Research Fellow at the University of Edinburgh. He edits the Journal of Critical Globalisation Studies… 1,371 more words

Political Economy