“Urban structures will always be the expression of some institutionalized domination, and the urban crisis will be the result of a challenge coming from new actors in history and society”. Castells, 1983: xvi
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18 students from the University of Zagreb are currently coding data for Croatia.READ ARTICLE
In July 2017 we established cooperation between the Faculty of Political Science and the Complutense University of Madrid.READ ARTICLE
Our research assistant Karlo Kralj has participated in this year's edition of the 'Berlin Summer School in Social Sciences – linking theory and empirical research', co-organized by Berlin Graduate School of Social Sciences (BGSS) at Humboldt University and Berlin Social Science Centre (WZB).READ ARTICLE
After we recruited 18 coders, between June 26 – 30 we implemented test coding at the Faculty of Political Science in Zagreb and the city library Božidar Adžija, which hosts the media archive.READ ARTICLE
How should we go about implementing Protest Event Anaysis data collection in four countries? Are we clear about our definition of protest event? How should we deal with missing data, description bias and conflicting reports?READ ARTICLE
At the Closing workshop of the FRINGE politics research network on citizen-led mobilization in Southeastern Europe Danijela Dolenec presented some throughts orienting future work on her project Disobedient Democracy.READ ARTICLE