Tag: Action-Research

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Marco Picone Storie di quartiere Abstract: Tales from the Neighbourhood Through an interdisciplinary approach, this paper aims at considering the role of neighbourhoods in contemporary cities. It suggests that describing neighbourhoods through traditional urban or geographical analyses cannot suffice, and proposes to employ unconventional representation strategies, such as tale-telling, to help us build efficient and

Geotema 41

Giulia de Spuches La ricerca sul campo e le sue sconfitte. Un racconto di ricerca-azione nell’ex-Ospedale Psichiatrico di Palermo Abstract: Fieldwork and its Defeat. A Tale of Action-Research in Palermo ex-Psychiatric Hospital This article examines the re-functionalization of a mental health place in Palermo: the former “Pietro Pisani” Psychiatric Hospital. In so doing, it outlines