‘The Road from Capitalism to Capitalism’: Infrastructures of (Post)Socialism in Albania

@article{Dalakoglou2012TheRF,
  title={‘The Road from Capitalism to Capitalism’: Infrastructures of (Post)Socialism in Albania},
  author={D. Dalakoglou},
  journal={Mobilities},
  year={2012},
  volume={7},
  pages={571 - 586}
}
  • D. Dalakoglou
  • Published 2012
  • Sociology, Political Science
  • Mobilities
ABSTRACT The overarching question of this article is how can we develop a critical understanding of the social place of highways and automobility in the case of a non-capitalist European context such as socialist Albania? Socialism was a period of modernisation for Albania. Part of this modernisation project was the production of a modern built environment, especially infrastructures and urban spaces. Within this context during socialism thousands of miles of new roads were constructed in the… Expand
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