The multifaceted politics of informality in Jerusalem

The chapter investigates the multifaceted politics of housing informality in Jerusalem arising from the Israeli-Palestinian conflict over the city. It stresses the concomitant existence of different kinds of informality in different areas of the city: Palestinian neighbourhoods in East Jerusalem lying on the Israeli (western) side of the ‘security barrier’, …

Pluralism in private spaces: homeowners associations, clubs, shopping malls

Moroni S., Chiodelli F. (2016) “Pluralism in private spaces: homeowners associations, clubs, shopping malls”. In: Moroni S., Weberman S. (Eds), Space and Pluralism. Can Contemporary Cities Be Places of Tolerance? CEU Press, Budapest (pp. 77-98) Abstract The question of “pluralism” is different in public spaces and in private spaces. Usually, …

The relevance of public space: rethinking its material and political aspects

Moroni S., Chiodelli F. (2013) “The relevance of public space: rethinking its material and political aspects”. In: C. Basta, S. Moroni (Eds), Shared Spaces, Shared Values: Ethics, Design and Planning of the Built Environment, Springer, Berlin. Abstract Two recurrent theses in the recent literature about public space are the following: …