Reading Development

Random readings on society, politics and change – Jorge Carrillo

Hegel’s Hipsters: Claiming Ownership in the Contemporary City

Property is both revered and reviled. Praised for its connections to autonomy, agency, power and community, property attracts scorching critiques for its implication in exclusion, inequality and injustice. This article … Continue reading

Thursday, 7 December 2017 · Leave a comment

The Elusive Quest for Women’s Land Rights

Across much of the developing world one of the most stubbornly persistent signs of gender inequality is the¬†low rate of land ownership among women. The situation is particularly dire in … Continue reading

Tuesday, 15 July 2014 · Leave a comment