Gibson-Graham, Jenny Cameron, Stephen Healey, ‘Take Back The Economy’ Minnesota Press, 2013

Gibson-Graham,  Julie Katherine, (2006). A Postcapitalist Politics, University of Minnesota Press.

André Gorz ‘Crisis of Economic Reason’ Verso Radical Thinkers, 1989
David Graeber ‘Debt. The First 5000 years’ Melville House Publishing, 2011
Hardt, Michael and Negri, Antonio,  (2009). Commonwealth, Harvard University Press.

John Holloway, and Vittorio Sergi (2010). Crack Capitalism, Pluto Press London.

Affect/ Emotion/ Psychoanalysis

Ahmed, Sarah (2004). The Cultural Politics of Emotion Edinburgh, Edinburgh University Press.

Brennan, Teresa (2004). The Transmission of Affect Ithaca, NY, Cornell University Press.

Deleuze, Gilles (1988). Spinoza: Practical Philosophy. Hurley, Robert San Francisco, City Lights books.

Gandhi, Leela (2006). Affective Communities: Anticolonial Thought, Fin-de-Siecle Radicalism and the Politics of Friendship Durham and London, Duke University Press.

Kosofsky Sedgwick, Eve (2003). Touching Feeling: Affect, Pedagogy, Performativity London, Duke University Press.

Darian Leader ‘What is Madness?’ Penguin, 2012

Stewart, Kathleen (2007). Ordinary Affects London, Duke University Press.

Thrift, Nigel (2007). Non_Representational Theory. Space, Politics, Affect London, Routledge.

Ticineto Clough, Patricia, Ed. (2007). The Affective Turn: Theorising the Social. London, Duke University Press.

Borders and Mobility

Ethics of Care & Generosity

Bowden, Peta (1997). Caring. Gender-Sensitive Ethics London, Routledge.

Cixous, Helene (1997). Sorties: Out and Out: Attacks/Ways Out/Forays. The Logic of the Gift: Toward an Ethics of Generosity. Schrift, Alan D. London, Routledge.

Derrida, Jacques (1992). Given Time 1: Counterfeit Money. Kamuf, Peggy London, University of Chicago.

Feder Kittay, Eva and Feder, Ellen K., Ed. (2003). The Subject of Care: Feminist Perspectives on Dependency. Oxford, Rowman and Littlefield Publishers Inc.

Mauss, Marcel (2002). The Gift. The Form and Reason for Exchange in Archaic Societies. Halls, W.D. London, Routledge.

Sevenhuijsen, Selma (1998). Citizenship and the Ethics of Care: Feminist Considerations on Justice, Morality and Politics. Savage, Liz. London, Routledge

Strathern, Marilyn (1988). The Gender of The Gift: Problems with Women, Problems with Society in Melanesia London, University of California Press.

Tronto, Joan C. (1993). Moral Boundaries: A Political Argument for an Ethic of Care. London, Routledge.

Tronto, Joan C. (1995). Caring for Democracy. A Feminist Vision. Utrecht, Universiteit voor Humanistiek.

Knowledge Politics and Research Methodologies

Foucault, Michel (1980). Power/ Knowledge. Gordon, Colin et al. London, Harvester Wheatsheaf.

Foucault, Michel (2003). The Archaeology of Knowledge. Sheridan Smith, A.M. London, Routledge.

Hall, Budd L. (2001). I wish this were a poem of practices of participatory research. Handbook of Action Research: Participative Inquiry and Practice. Reason, Peter and Bradbury, Hilary. London, SAGE publishing.

Haraway, Donna J (1991). Simians, Cyborgs and Women: The Reinvention of Nature London, Free Association Books.

Haraway, Donna J (1997). Modest_Witness@Second_Millennium.Femaleman_Meets_Oncomouse London, Routledge.

Harding, Sandra (1986). The Science Question in Feminism Milton Keynes, Open University Press.

Harding, Sandra, Ed. (1987). Feminism and Methodology. Bloomington, Indiana University Press.

Harding, Sandra, Ed. (2004). The Feminst Standpoint Theory Reader: Intellectual and Political Controversies. London, Routledge.

Maguire, Patricia (2001). Uneven Ground: Feminisms and Action Research. Handbook of Action Research: Participative Inquiry and Practice. Reason, Peter and Bradbury, Hilary. London, SAGE publishing.


AMIN, A., MASSEY, D. & THRIFT, N. (2000) Cities for the many not for the few. Bristol: The Policy Press.

ARNSTEIN, S. R. (1969) A ladder of Citizen Participation. Journal of the American Institute of Planner, 35, 216-224.

HAMDI, N. (1995) Housing Without Houses: Participation, Flexibility, Enablement. London: Intermediate Technology Publications.

HAMDI, N. (2004) Small Change. London: Earthscan.

HAMDI, N. & GOETHERT, R. (1997) Action planning for cities: a guide to community practice. Chichester: Wiley.

JACOBS, J. (1965) The Death and Life of Great American Cities. Harmondsworth: Penguin.

PATEMAN, C. (1970) Participation and Democratic Theory, Cambridge, Cambridge University Press.

JONES, P. B., PETRESCU, D. & TILL, J. (2005) Architecture and Participation. Oxon: Spon Press.

LANDRY, C. (2000) The creative city: a toolkit for urban innovators London: Earthscan Publications.

SCHNEEKLOTH, L. H. & SHIBLEY, R. G. (1995 ) Placemaking : the art and practice of building communities New York Chichester : Wiley.

SCHNEEKLOTH, L. H. & SHIBLEY, R. G. (2000) Implacing Architecture into the Practice of Placemaking. Journal of Architectural Education, 53(3), 130-140.

WATES, N. (2000) The Community planning handbook: how people can shape their cities, towns and villages in Any Part of the World London: Earthscan.


Centre for Urban Pedagogy: http:/

Freire, Paulo (1972). Pedagogy of the Oppressed. Ramos, Myra Bergman London, Penguin Books.

Giroux, Henry and Robbins, Christopher G (2006). The Giroux Reader (Cultural Politics & the Promise of Democracy) Boulder, Paradigm Publishers.

Gregorčič, Marta (2007). “Education for Social Change Rooted in the Knowledge of Ancestors: Popular Education of Equipo Maíz in El Salvador.” Radical Education Fanzine 2.

hooks, bell (1994). Teaching to Transgress: Education as the Practice of Freedom New York, Routledge.

hooks, bell (2003). Teaching Community: A Pedagogy of Hope London, Routledge.

Illich, Ivan Deschooling Society London, Marion Boyars Publishers [1971].

Morrow, Ruth (2007). Pass Marks: A Street-level Pedagogy of Creativity. Space Shuttle: Six Projects of Urban Creativity and Social Interaction, Belfast. Morrow, Ruth and Mutschler, Peter. Belfast, PS2.

Radical Education:

Rancière, Jacques (1991). The Ignorant Schoolmaster. Five Lessons in Intellectual Imancipation. Ross, Kristin Stanford, California, Stanford University Press.

Sachs, Judyth (2003). The Activist Teaching Profession Maidenhead, Berkshire, UK, Open Univrtsity Press.

Trapese Popular Education Collective:

Ward, Colin and Fyson Anthony (1973). Streetwork: The Exploding School London, Routledge & Kegan Paul PLC

Post-colonial Theory

Public Space


Maher Margit, (2010), social movements in the (post)- neo-liberal city


The Nanopolitics group (2013), Nanopolitics handbook

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Austin, J L. (1955) How To Do Things With Words, Second Edition: Oxford University

Boal, A., (1979). Theater of the oppressed. Pluto Press, London.

Burckhardt, L. (2012) Strollological Observations on Perception of the Environment and the Tasks Facing Our Generation Writings. Lucius Burckhardt Rethinking Man-made
Environments. pp 239-248. Springer

Butler, J., (1990). Gender Trouble: Feminism and the Subversion of Identity, New York:

Butler, J. (1993) Bodies That Matter: On the Discursive Limits of ‘sex’, London and New
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Butler, J., (2015). Notes Toward a Performative Theory of Assembly. Harvard University

Butterworth, C and Vardy, S (2007) ‘Site-Seeing: Constructing the ‘Creative Survey’’ in
Field Journal vol.2 (1)

De Certeau, M. (1984) The Practice of Everyday Life, Berkeley, CA: University of California

Gielen, P., (2015). Performing the common city : on the crossroads of art, politics and
public life, in: Arts in Society. Valiz, Amsterdam, pp. p. 273–298.

Goffman, E. (1950) The Presentation of Self in Everyday Life. Penguin; New Ed (1990)

Harvie, J (2009) Theatre and The City

Harvie, J (2009) Agency and Complicity

Hoskyns, T., (2014). The empty place : democracy and public space, Routledge research
in planning and urban design. Routledge, Abingdon, Oxon ; New York.

Petrescu, D., (2007) Acting Space in URBAN/ACT, aaa-peprav, Paris

Latour, B., (2007) – Reassembling the Social, Oxford University Press

Lefebvre, H. (1996) Writings on Cities, Oxford: Blackwell.

Loxley, J. (2007) Performativity (The New Critical Idiom) Routledge

Massey, D., (2005). For Space. SAGE.

Massey, D. S., Denton, N.A., (1993). American apartheid: Segregation and the making of
the underclass. Harvard University Press.

Mouffe, Chantal (2012) in Miessen, M and Hirsch, N. (Eds.) Critical Spatial Practice 2: The
Space of Agonism, Sternberg Press, Berlin.

Nelson, R. ed. (2013) Practice as Research in the Arts: Principles, Protocols, Pedagogies,
Resistances, Palgrave Macmillan

Rufford J. (2016) Theatre and Architecture Palrave Macmillan

Soja, E.W., (1980). The Socio-Spatial Dialectic. Annals of the Association of American
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Tschumi, Bernard – Spaces and Events (1976). Manhattan Transcripts. New York: John
Wiley & Sons.