Benjamin Bradlow

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Contact Information:
Brown University
Department of Sociology
Box 1916
Providence, RI 02912

Year of Entry: 2014

Curriculum Vitae


Previous Degrees:
Bachelor of Arts, Swarthmore College
MCP, Massachusetts Institute Of Technology 

Areas of Interest:
Political Sociology, Urban Sociology, Political Economy of Development and Globalization, Comparative Historical Sociology, Institutions, Brazil, South Africa 

Research Affiliations:
Visiting Research Associate, Center for Metropolitan Studies, São Paulo, Brazil

Visiting Research Associate, Public Affairs Research Institute, Johannesburg, South Africa

NSF-IGERT Fellow, Graduate Program in Development, Watson Institute for International Studies & Public Affairs, Brown University

Fellow, Spatial Structures in the Social Sciences (S4), Brown University

Institute at Brown for Environment and Society, Brown University

Peer Reviewed Journal Articles and Book Chapters:
Bradlow, Benjamin. 2015. "City learning from below: urban poor federations and knowledge generation through transnational, horizontal exchange." International Development Planning Review. 37:2, 129-142.

Bradlow, Benjamin. 2015. "Quiet Conflict: Institutional Change, Informal Settlement Upgrading, and Formalized Partnerships Between Local Authorities and Urban Social Movements in South Africa." In Peter Herrle, Astrid Ley, and Josefine Fokdal, eds. From Local Action to Global Networks: Housing the Urban Poor. Ashgate Publishing: Surrey, UK. 87-105.

Bradlow, Benjamin, Bolnick, Joel, Shearing Clifford. 2011. "Housing, Institutions, Money: The failure and promise of human settlements policy and practice in South Africa," Environment & Urbanization, 23:1, 267-76.

Bradlow, Benjamin. 2011. "Out of the Garden of Eden: Beyond the Rights-Based Agenda in the Urban Sector," Sustainable Development Law & Policy, 11:1, 47-9.