Publications

 


Books

Polanska, D.V. (2011). The emergence of enclaves of wealth and poverty. A sociologicalstudy of residential differentiation in post-communist Poland. Acta Universitatis Stockholmiensis, New series 50.

Polanska, D.V., Martínez, M. & G. Piotrowski (2018). Skłoting w Europie Środkowej i Rosji. Gdansk: European Solidarity Centre.


Journal articles

Polanska, D. (2008). Decline and revitalization in post-communist urban context- a case of the Polish city of Gdansk. Communist and Post-Communist Studies, Vol. 41, No. 3, pp. 359-374.

Polanska, D.V. (2010). The emergence of gated communities in post-communist Poland. Journal of Housing and the Built Environment, Vol. 25, No. 3, pp. 295-312.

Polanska, D.V. (2010). Gated residential housing and the construction of social class markers in post-socialist societies – the case of Poland. International Journal of Space and Culture, Vol. 13, 4, pp. 421-435.

Polanska, D.V. (2013). Gated housing as a reflection of public-private divide. Polish Sociological Review, 1, 181: 87-102.

Polanska, D.V. (2013). Skiljelinjen mellan det offentliga och det privata: förklaringarnabakom inhägnade bostadsområdenas popularitet i Polen. Nordisk Östforum, 27, 1, 7-30.

Polanska, D.V. (2014). Urban Policy and the Rise of Gated Housing in Post-Socialist PolandGeoJournal, Vol. 79, (4): 407-419.

Tsenkova, S. & Polanska, D.V. (2014). Between State and Market: Housing Policy and Housing Transformation in Post-SocialistCities. GeoJournal, Vol. 79, (4): 401-405.

Polanska, D.V. (2014). Cognitive dimensionin cross-movement alliances: the case of squatting and tenants’ movements in WarsawInterface: a journal for and about social movements, 6, 2: 328 – 356.

Polanska, D.V. & Piotrowski, G. (2015). The transformative power of cooperation between social movements: thecase of squatting and tenants’ movements in Poland. City: Analysis of Urban Trends, Culture, Theory, Policy, Action, 19, (2 –3): 208 –230.

Polanska, D. V. & Martínez, M. (2016). Squatting in the East. Introduction. Exploring overlooked contextsBaltic Worlds, Vol. IX, No. 1-2, pp. 31-33.

Polanska, D. V. & Piotrowski, G. (2016) Squatting in the East. Poland: local differences and the importance of cohesionBaltic Worlds, Vol. IX, No.1-2, pp. 46-56.

Polanska, D. V. (2016). Organizing social and spatial boundaries: material practices and social relations in squatting. Human Geography: the New Radical Journal, 9, (1), pp. 30-45.

Piotrowski, G. & Polanska D.V. (2016). Radical Urban Movements in Poland – the case of squattingMiscellanea Anthropologica et Sociologica, 17 (1): 53–69.

Polanska, D. V. & G. Chimiak. (2016). Organizing without organizations: on informal social activismin Poland. International Journal of Sociology and Social Policy, Vol. 36 No. 9/10, pp. 662 – 679.

Polanska, D.V. (2017). Reclaiming Inclusive Politics: Squatting in Sweden 1968-2016Trespass: a journal about squatting, Vol. 1, No. 1, 36-72.

Valenzuela Fuentes K., Polanska, D.V., & A. Kaun (2017). The right to housing in theory and in practice: going beyond the West. Interface: a journal for and about social movements , 9, 1, pp. 359-367.

Jezierska, K. & Polanska, D.V. (2017). Social movements seen as radical political actors. The case of Polish tenants’ movement. Voluntas, DOI 10.1007/s11266-017-9917-2.

Polanska, D.V. (2018). Going against institutionalization: New forms of urban activism in Poland. Journal of Urban Affairs. DOI 10.1080/07352166.2017.1422982.

Polanska, D.V. & Richard, Å. (2018). Bortträngning pågår. Renovering som kulturellt traumaSociologisk forskning, 55, (2-3): 381-405.


Book chapters

Polanska, D. (2006). Södertälje: Industrialisering och urban tillväxt. In: Hajighasemi, A., Hort, S., Axelsson, C., m.fl.. Experiment, motstånd och makt. Slutrapport. Huddinge: Södertörns högskola.

Polanska, D. (2006). Folkhälsa och livsmiljö. In: Hajighasemi, A., Hort, S., Axelsson, C., m.fl.. Experiment, motstånd och makt. Slutrapport. Huddinge: Södertörns högskola.

Polanska, D. (2006). Mediebilden av storstadssatsningen. In: Hajighasemi, A., Hort, S., Axelsson, C., m.fl.. Experiment, motstånd och makt. Slutrapport. Huddinge: Södertörns högskola.

Polanska, D. (2009). Increasing Enclaves of Poverty and Wealth in the City of Gdansk: The Impact from Urban Policy and Ownership Regulation? In: Aidukaite, J. (Ed.) Poverty, Urbanity and Social Policy: Central and Eastern Europe Compared. New York: Nova Science Publishers, Inc.

Papakostas, A. & Polanska, D. (2009). Ett låst samhälle? In: Roman, C. & Udehn, L. (Eds.). Från klass till organisation. En resa genom det sociala landskapet. Malmö: Liber.

Polanska, D.V. (2015). Alliance-building and Brokerage in Contentious Politics: Polish tenants’ movement as a case study. In: Jacobsson, K. (Ed.) Urban Grassroots Movements in Central and Eastern Europe. Farnham: Ashgate.

Polanska, D.V. (2015). Motywacje osób niezinstytucjonalizowanego sektora społecznościowego [Motivations of activists in the non-institutionalized social sector]. In: Iwinska, K. & Chimiak, G. (Eds) Krajobraz spolecznosciowy Polska 2014 [Civic landscape Poland 2014]. Warszawa: Centrum Wspierania Aktywności Lokalnej/CAL.

Polanska, D.V. (2016). Neoliberal Post-Socialist Urban Transformation and the Emergence of Urban Social Movements in Poland. In Mayer, M. et al. (Eds.) Urban Uprisings: Challenging Neoliberal Urbanism in Europe. Palgrave Macmillan, pp. 311-334.

Polanska, D.V. (2017). Marginalizing discourses and activists’ strategies in collective identity formation: The case of Polish tenants’ movement. In Jacobsson, K. & Korolczuk, E. (Eds.) Civil Society Revisited: Lessons from Poland. New York: Berghahn Books, pp. 176-199.

Polanska, D.V. & G. Piotrowski (2018). Rozwój skłotingu w Polsce: lokalne różnice oraz znaczenie spójności i trwałości. In: Skłoting w Europie Środkowej i Rosji edited by Polanska et al. (eds). Gdansk: European Solidarity Centre.

Polanska, D.V., Martínez, M. & G. Piotrowski (2018). Wstęp. In: Skłoting w Europie Środkowej i Rosji edited by Polanska et al. (eds). Gdansk: European Solidarity Centre.

Piotrowski G. & Polanska D.V. (2018). Zakończenie. In: Skłoting w Europie Środkowej i Rosji edited by Polanska et al. (eds). Gdansk: European Solidarity Centre.


Book reviews

Polanska, D.V. (2013).  Hirt, Sonja, A. : Iron curtains: Gates, suburbs and privatization of space in the post-socialist city. European Societies, DOI:10.1080/14616696.2013.809466.

Polanska, D.V. (2014).  Zaire Zenit Dinzey-Flores: Locked In, Locked Out. Gated communities in a Puerto Rican City. Journal of Housing and the Built Environment, DOI: 10.1007/s10901-014-9410-9.

Polanska, D.V. (2015). Ann Rodenstedt: Living in the calm and safe part of the city.: The socio-spatial reproduction of upper-middle class neighbourhoods in Malmö. Journal of Housing and the Built Environment, https://doi.org/10.1007/s10901-015-9449-2.


Other publications

Lundén, T, Polanska, D.V. et al. (2012). Hundred years later. Streetcars are still rattling in Baltic cities. Baltic Worlds, Vol. V: 3-4, 37-44.

Polanska, D.V. (2013). Grassroots mobilizations do occur in post-socialist civil society. Baltic Worlds, September, Vol. VI: 2, 54-55.

Polanska, D. V. (2013). Reversing the myths on weak post-communist civil societies. Baltic Worlds, December, Vol. VI: 3-4, 33-34.

Polanska, D.V. (2014). Parental Movements with Disparate Agendas. Baltic Worlds, Vol. V: 60.

Polanska, D.V. (2015). Polish civil society in bloom, Baltic Rim Economies, Vol. 5, pp. 42.

Polanska, D.V. (2016). Going beyond the myths on post-socialist civil societies, Baltic Worlds, Vol. IX, No. 1. pp. 34-35.

Polanska, D.V., Schafeie, M. & S. Springfeldt (2016). Östeuropa i rörelse. Brand, Vol. 4, 4-7.

Polanska, D.V. (2016). Informell organisering i skuggan av ett systemskifte. Brand, Vol 4, 8-11.

Polanska, D.V. (2017). Inside Sweden’s housing crisis: when renovationmeans eviction. The Conversation.

Polanska, D.V. (2017). Polish citizens turn their back on NGOs and embracecommunity activism. The Conversation.

Polanska, D.V. & Å. Richard (2018). Bygg för behov istället förefterfråganStadsbyggnad, 2 : 16-17.

Richard, Å. & Polanska, D.V. (2017). Renovräkt.När profiten tar din bostad. Ordfront magasin, No.3, 22-27.

Richard, Å. & Polanska, D.V. (2018). Social hållbarhet utifrån de boendes perspektiv. Stadsbyggnad, 1 : 12-13.

Polanska, D.V . & Å. Richard  (2018). Vad är en god bostad? Stadsbyggnad, 3 : 21-23.

Polanska, D.V . & Å. Richard  (2018). Det förlorade hemmet. Brand 3 : 12-15.