The Energy of Revolts in Arab Cities: The Case of Jordan and Tunisia

@article{Verdeil2014TheEO,
  title={The Energy of Revolts in Arab Cities: The Case of Jordan and Tunisia},
  author={{\'E}ric Verdeil},
  journal={Built Environment},
  year={2014},
  volume={40},
  pages={128-139}
}
Energy has become a new urban public issue in Arab cities and, hence, the trigger of new claims, mobilizations, and even revolts or riots. This article proposes another approach of energy politics. In my view, a set of transformations in energy circuits are directly involved in the 'urbanization' of energy issues. By such a phrase, I mean different processes that reframe and rescale energy issues, usually national and international ones, at the level of the city. Energy reliability and… Expand

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