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Nicolas Zehner

Nicolas Zehner
Name
Nicolas Zehner
Address
Edinburgh UK
Email
Research Interests
Cities, urban sociology, Economic Sociology, Imagination, expectations, Sociology of expectations and futures, Dynamics of capitalism, Urban Ethnography, political economy of urban design, economic sociology of imagination
URL
http://www.sociology.ed.ac.uk/people/research_students2/nicolas_zehner

PhD Topic

Planning for an Uncertain Future: Materialising Urban Visions in Edinburgh (Working dissertation title)

Supervisors

Dr. Nick Prior

Dr. Nathan Coombs

Qualifications

Master of Arts in International Political Economy                             2016-2017

University of Warwick

Dissertation: "Social Acceleration and the Imagination of Alternative Economic Futures"

Bachelor of Arts in Sociology, Politics & Economics                        2012-2016

Zeppelin University

Publications

Book reviews / essays

Zehner, N (2019) Double book review of Göran Therborn (2017) Cities of Power. The Urban, the National, the Popular, the Global and Michael Sorkin (2018) What goes up. The Right and Wrongs to the City in Environment and Planning D: Society and Space.

Conferences

"Planning for an Uncertain Future - Storying Urban Visions in Edinburgh", New Directions Conference, Edinburgh, April 19, 2019.

Awards

ESRC Studentship                                                                                                         2019-2022