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State Steering in Polycentric Governance Systems: Climate Policy Integration in Ontario and California's Transportation Sectors
The post-Kyoto era of climate governance has witnessed a dramatic increase in the number and diversity of actors and organizations, resulting in a complex institutional regime that displays the essential features of ...
The (Un)Making of the Working Class in Karachi, 1980s -2010s
This dissertation traces the evolution of working-class politics in Karachi (Pakistan) over the past four decades. I develop an integral and non-teleological approach to the study of class, state, and civil society by ...
Mending and Transforming the Torn Social Fabric: Lumpen Social Reproduction in Settler Urban Space as Relational Praxis Art
With this dissertation I look at the unique and indispensable political position of low-income peoples that I assert is not effectively represented via left progressive and working class struggles, academic theory or ...
The Financialization of Housing as a Growth Model: New Property Relations and Massive Suburbanization in Toronto/Brampton and Istanbul/Gktrk
The financialization of housing has become a crucial discussion point since the financial crisis of 2008. This dissertation aims at focusing on the financialization of housing in the Greater Toronto Area and Istanbul ...