Movement 2: Formalizing arrangements: Re-signification and the making of governable spaces

Fabien R. Cante*, Ajmal Hussain, Timothy Makori, Surer Qassim Mohamed, Alana Osbourne, Francesca Pilo, Kavita Ramakrishnan, AbdouMaliq Simone, Rike Sitas, Abdeem Suhail

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The second movement considers (re)arrangements as projects of formalization that seek to impose and even fix a form to spaces historically constructed as marginal. This impositional arrangement operates as a governmental desire to fix a form by re-signifying both subjects and spaces.
Original languageEnglish
Number of pages12
JournalInternational Journal of Urban and Regional Research
Publication statusE-pub ahead of print - Mar 2023

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