Author Archives: Mikael Stigendal

Founding transdisciplinary knowledge production in critical realism

New publication, available from here: This article explains the implications and benefits of founding transdisciplinary collaborations of knowledge production in critical realism. We call such equal partnerships of researchers and practitioners knowledge alliances. Drawing on the distinction between the referent … Continue reading

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Aiming at Social Cohesion in Cities to Transform Society

New article (August 2018) in Integrating Human Health into Urban and Transport Planning by Mark Nieuwenhuijsen and Haneen Khries (Eds.) However one defines social cohesion – and several alternatives will be presented in this chapter – it does not characterize … Continue reading

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Combatting the Causes of Inequality Affecting Young People Across Europe

In April 2018, I published a book with the above title. It is based on the project Citispyce. More information on that project is available here. The book has been published by Routledge and described there like this: Inequality is … Continue reading

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Klass i Malmö

I mars publicerade jag min rapport En fråga om klass i framtidsstaden Malmö, vilken ingår i projektet ”Klass i Sverige”. Mer information om projektet och publiceringen av min rapport finns här. Rapporten blev kommenterad i SDS av Heidi Avellan. Det … Continue reading

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Act.Now in Vienna, 29-30 January 2018

Act.Now is an initiative taken in the wake of the refugee crisis in 2015. It was set up as an enterprise, acting internationally but based in Vienna. The first international conference was held in Vienna in 2016 and since then … Continue reading

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Lectures in Vienna

In the second week of January, I was invited by professor Andreas Novy at Vienna University of Economics and Business to give two lectures. The audience at the first one were master students. The lecture, with the title Social Innovations … Continue reading

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Delegationen mot segregation (Delmos)

I juni 2016 presenterade regeringen ett långsiktigt reformprogram för minskad segregation. Det beslutades att en statlig myndighet med namnet Delegationen mot segregation skulle inrättas för att i samverkan med kommuner, landsting, regioner, myndigheter, forskare och organisationer i det civila samhället … Continue reading

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