Advancing urban transitions and transformations research

Jonas Torrens*, Linda Westman, Marc Wolfram, Vanessa Castán Broto, Jake Barnes, Markus Egermann, Franziska Ehnert, Niki Frantzeskaki, Chiara Farné Fratini, Irene Håkansson, Katharina Hölscher, Ping Huang, Rob Raven, Antonia Sattlegger, Kaisa Schmidt-Thomé, Emilia Smeds, Nina Vogel, Josefin Wangel, Timo von Wirth

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    Urban transitions and transformations research fosters a dialogue between sustainability transitions theory an inter- and transdisciplinary research on urban change. As a field, urban transitions and transformations research encompasses plural analytical and conceptual perspectives. In doing so, this field opens up sustainability transitions research to new communities of practice in urban environments, including mayors, transnational municipal networks, and international organizations.
    Original languageEnglish
    JournalEnvironmental Innovation and Societal Transitions
    Pages (from-to)102-105
    Number of pages4
    Publication statusPublished - 2021


    • Urban transitions
    • Urban transformations
    • Sustainability
    • Urban planning
    • Urban governance


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