Andrea Mura on openDemocracy: The austerity of the commons: a struggle for the essential

By Lisa Pilgram · 25 February 2014

Andrea Mura and Dario Gentili published an article on 'The austerity of the commons: a struggle for the essential' on openDemocracy (24 February 2014).

Abstract: In a precarious context induced by a struggle for the essential, one term has re-emerged as indispensable, providing many of us with a new sense of direction, creation and sharing, and ultimately, like a boomerang, assuming the ‘austere’ dignity of that which cannot be renounced: the commons.

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  • Lisa Pilgram

    Project Manager & PhD student
    Lisa Pilgram
    The Open University
    Lisa Pilgram joined the Open University as Senior Project Manager of the Oecumene 'Citizenship after Orientalism' project in July 2010. In October 2010 she started her PhD which will be closely... Read more

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