People, politics and place: an interdisciplinary agenda for the governance of urban energy transitions

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Abstract

This chapter takes the innovative step of bringing together transition management and design anthropology to develop an approach that accounts for both (1) the experience of everyday life and its transformed possible futures and (2) the structural conditions and path dependencies in incumbent sociotechnical systems that enable and constrain scaling of innovative place-based approaches. It does so by exploring the role of design anthropology in place-based transition experimentation related to urban infrastructural systems at the urban precinct level.
Original languageEnglish
Title of host publicationRoutledge Handbook of Energy Transitions
EditorsKathleen M. Araujo
Place of PublicationAbingdon UK
PublisherRoutledge
Chapter19
Pages315-331
Number of pages17
Edition1st
ISBN (Electronic)9781003183020
ISBN (Print)9781032023502, 9781032024028
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - 2023

Keywords

  • energy transitions
  • sustainability transitions
  • urban transitions
  • precinct scale
  • interdisciplinary
  • transitions management
  • Design anthropology
  • governance

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