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Bent Flyvbjerg

Professor, Research Director, Dr. Techn., Dr. Scient., and Ph.D.

Notice: On April 1, 2009, Bent Flyvbjerg moved to University of Oxford. Flyvbjerg's Aalborg website is up to date until the time of his move. After this date, please see his site at Oxford:
www.sbs.oxford.edu/bentflyvbjerg

 

 

Symposium on "Rationality and Power"

The journal International Planning Studies, vol. 6, no. 3, 2001, contains a symposium on Bent Flyvbjerg's book Rationality and Power: Democracy in Practice. The Contents of the symposium are:

Oren Yiftachel, "Can Theory be Liberated from Professional Constraints? On Rationality and Explanatory Power in Flyvbjerg's Rationality and Power," pp. 251-256.

Lisa Peattie, "Theorizing Planning: Some Comments on Flyvbjerg's Rationality and Power," pp. 257-262.

John Forester, "An Instructive Case-study Hampered by Theoretical Puzzles: Critical Comments on Flyvbjerg's Rationality and Power," pp. 263-270.

Andreas Faludi and Arnold van der Valk, "Rationality and Power: An Unreconstructed Rationalist's Echo," pp. 271-278.

Peter Marris, "On Rationality and Democracy," pp. 279-284.

Bent Flyvbjerg, "Beyond the Limits of Planning Theory: Response to My Critics." pp. 285-292.

Other key reviews and review essays of Rationality and Power may be found in:
American Anthropologist , vol. 102, no. 1, March 2000.
American Political Science Review , vol. 93, no. 1, March 1999.
Communication Theory , vol. 9, no. 1, February 1999.
Development and Change , vol. 31, no. 4, September 2000.
Environment and Planning A, vol. 31, no. 1, 1999.
Geographical Journal , vol. 166, June 2000.
Governance , vol. 12, no. 4, October 1999.
International Journal of Urban and Regional Research , vol. 23, no. 4, December 1999.
Journal of Planning Education and Research , vol. 18, no. 2, Winter 1998.
Journal of the American Planning Association , vol. 66, no. 1, Winter 2000.
Perspectives on Political Science , vol. 29, no. 1, Winter 2000.
Philosophy of the Social Sciences , vol. 31, no. 1, March 2001.
Public Administration , vol. 18, no. 1, 1999.
Social Forces , vol. 78, no. 2, December 1999.
Sociological Inquiry , vol. 71, no. 1, 2001.
Theory, Culture and Society , vol. 17, no. 6, December 2000.
Times Literary Supplement , TLS, March 26, 1999.
Town Planning Review , vol. 69, no. 4, October 1998.
Transportation Research A, vol. 33A, no. 6, August 1999.

For a full list of reviews of Rationality and Power, click here.

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