Civic Innovation key publications
Civic Innovation researchers regularly publish books and articles with world-renowned academic journals and publishers. The list below is a selection of our most relevant publications.
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(to which many Civic Innovation group members contributed)
K. Biekart, W. Harcourt and P. Knorringa, eds (2016) Exploring Civic Innovation for Social and Economic Transformation. London: Routledge.
Cheney, K. and Aviva Sinervo, eds. 2019. Disadvantaged Childhoods and Humanitarian Intervention: Processes of Affective Commodification and Objectification. London: Palgrave MacMillan.
Milabyo Kyamusugulwa, P., Hilhorst D. and S. I. Bergh, 2019. ‘The importance of gender norms in promoting social accountability for women in DRC: Lessons for policy-makers’ Secure Livelihoods Research Consortium (SLRC) Policy Paper 2 (February). London: SLRC and Overseas Development Institute (ODI). Available at: https://securelivelihoods.org/wp-content/uploads/Social-accountability-norms-drc-policy-paper-final.pdf
Bergh, S.I. and S. Ahmadou, 2018. Claiming spaces for acts of citizenship: recent experiences of activists in Morocco, in: Nils A. Butenschøn and R. Meijer (eds): The Middle East in Transition: The Centrality of Citizenship, London: Edward Elgar, 91-114 (Open Access)
Cheney, K. 2018. 'Baby Markets and Global Inequalities: Conundrums of Commodification, Care and Social Reproduction in International Commercial Surrogacy.' Development and Change 49 (4):1127-1139. doi: doi:10.1111/dech.12421.
Cheney, K. (2018) 'International Commercial Surrogacy: Beyond Feminist Conundrums and the Child as Product' in R. Rosen and K. Twamley (eds), Feminism and the Politics of Childhood: Friends or Foes?, p. 139-154. London: UCL Press.
Bergh, S.I., 2017. The Politics of Development in Morocco: Local Governance and Participation in North Africa, London and New York: I.B. Tauris.
Cheney, K. (2017) Crying for Our Elders: African Orphanhood in the Age of HIV and AIDS. The University of Chicago Press.
Cheney, K. and Okwany, A. (2017) 'Introduction: Toward social justice for children and youth in East Africa' in Childhood in Africa, 2017, 4(1): 4-10.
Cheney, K. Kamusiime, A. and Mekonnen Yimer, A. (2017) 'Feeling ‘Blue’: the problem with porn and sex education in eastern Africa', IDS Bulletin, 2017, 48(1): 81-97. DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.19088/1968-2017.107
Hilhorst, D, B. Wijs and G. van der Haar (2017, eds) People, Aid and Institutions in Socio-Economic Recovery: Facing Fragilities. London, Earthscan/Routledge
Harcourt, W. (2017) Bodies in Resistance: gender politics in the age of neoliberalism London: Palgrave
Icaza, R. (2017) “Decolonial Feminism and Global Politics: Border Thinking and Vulnerability as a knowing otherwise”, in Sebastien Weier and Marc Woons, eds. Special Issue on Critical Epistemology of Global Politics, E-International Relations, pp. 26-45.
Icaza, R. and Rolando Vazquez (2017) Intersectionality and Diversity in Higher Education, Tijdschrift voor Orthopedagogiek. Special volume on Diversity in the Academia Hans Jansen (editor), pp. 349-357.
Jong, S., Rosalba Icaza, Rolando Vazquez, Sophie W Withaeckx, Guest editors (2017) Special Issue on Decolonizing the University. Dutch Journal on Gender Studies (Tijdschrift voor Genderstudies).
Siegmann, K.A. and G. Iocco (2017) ‘CIRI Forum on Worker-driven Innovation in the Globalized Economy – Learning from Encounters’. Forum Report. The Hague: ISS.
Siegmann, K.A., Merk, J.J.S. and Knorringa, P. (2017) ‘Positive Class Compromise in Globalized Production? The Freedom of Association Protocol in the Indonesian Sportswear Industry’, International Labour Review 156(3–4): 345-365. Accepted manuscript online: 11 November 2016
Harcourt, W. (2016) ‘Gender and sustainable livelihoods: linking gendered experiences of environment, community and self’, was the lead article for the special issue on Feminist Perspectives on Human–Nature Relations in the Journal of Human Agricultural Values doi: 10.1007/s10460-016-9757-5
Gomez, G.M. & P. Dini (2016). Making sense of a crank case: monetary diversity in Argentina (1999-2003). Cambridge Journal of Economics, 40 (5), 1421-1437. doi: 10.1093/cje/bew034
Gomez, G.M. & P. Knorringa (2016) Local Governance, Economic Development and Institutions (EADI Global Development Series). Basingstoke: Palgrave Macmillan.
Cheney, K. (2016) 'Preventing exploitation, promoting equity: Findings from the International Forum on Intercountry Adoption and Global Surrogacy', Adoption & Fostering 40(1): 6-19. DOI: 10.1177/0308575915626377
Barrett J.B., Margit van Wessel and D. Hilhorst (2016) Advocacy for Development. Effectiveness, Monitoring and Evaluation. E-book, 91 pages.
Arensman, A, M. van Wessel and D. Hilhorst (2016) 'Does local ownership bring about effectiveness? The case of a transnational advocacy network' Third World Quarterly, DOI: 10.1080/01436597.2016.1257908
Icaza, R. (2016) 'The Meanings of Diversity in Higher Education: Learning from Uva Experiences' in Gloria Wekker, et. al. Let’s do Diversity. University of Amsterdam Diversity Commission Report. UvA: Amsterdam, pp. 55-66.
Baksh, R. and W. Harcourt (2015) OUP Handbook on Transnational Feminist Movements New York: Oxford University Press America.
Harcourt, W. (2015) ‘The future of capitalism: a consideration of alternatives’ Cambridge Journal of Economics. 38 (6): 1307-1328 doi:10.1093/cje/bet048
Gomez, G.M. (2015). Introduction: money and development.International Journal of Community Currency Research, 19 (D), 1-5.
Pegler, L. (2015) ‘Human Security in Evolving Global Value Chains (GVC’s) reconsidering labour agency in a livelihoods context ‘ chapter in K. Newsome, P.Taylor, J. Blair and A. Rainnie (eds), Putting Labour in its Place: Labour Process Analysis and Global Value Chains, London: Palgrave (CPWE - Critical Perspectives on Work and Employment Series).
Pegler, L. (2015) 'Peasant Inclusion in Global Value Chains: Economic Upgrading but Social Downgrading in Labour Processes?' Journal of Peasant Studies, Nov, 42/5-6, 929-957