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Cogitatio is a publisher founded in 2014 with the aim of promoting open-access divulgation of scientific knowledge. We believe that open-source knowledge generates something more valuable, benefiting researchers, policy-makers and society in general.


Latest Publications

Testing the Use of Crowdsourced Information: Case Study of Bike-Share Infrastructure Planning in Cincinnati, Ohio
Nader Afzalan and Thomas Sanchez
Article | Urban Planning | Publication date: 20 September 2017
Migration Regimes and the Translation of Human Rights: On the Struggles for Recognition of Romani Migrants in Germany
Jure Leko
Article | Social Inclusion | Publication date: 19 September 2017
Transnational Solidarity—Not Aid: The Perspective of Migration on the Hype about Migration&Development
Maria Schwertl
Article | Social Inclusion | Publication date: 19 September 2017
Under Control? Or Border (as) Conflict: Reflections on the European Border Regime
Sabine Hess and Bernd Kasparek
Article | Social Inclusion | Publication date: 19 September 2017
The Noborder Movement: Interpersonal Struggle with Political Ideals
Leslie Gauditz
Article | Social Inclusion | Publication date: 19 September 2017
Decolonial Perspectives on Charitable Spaces of “Welcome Culture” in Germany
Katherine Braun
Article | Social Inclusion | Publication date: 19 September 2017
Demand and Deliver: Refugee Support Organisations in Austria
Sara de Jong and Ilker Ataç
Article | Social Inclusion | Publication date: 19 September 2017
The Myth of Apolitical Volunteering for Refugees: German Welcome Culture and a New Dispositif of Helping
Larissa Fleischmann and Elias Steinhilper
Article | Social Inclusion | Publication date: 19 September 2017
Feeling the Scope of Solidarity: The Role of Emotions for Volunteers Supporting Refugees in Germany
Serhat Karakayali
Article | Social Inclusion | Publication date: 19 September 2017
Perspectives on the European Border Regime: Mobilization, Contestation and the Role of Civil Society
Eva Youkhana and Ove Sutter
Editorial | Social Inclusion | Publication date: 19 September 2017
Making Smart and Sustainable Infrastructure Projects Viable: Private Choices, Public Support, and Systems Constraints
Douglas Noonan , Shan Zhou and Robert Kirkman
Article | Urban Planning | Publication date: 8 September 2017
Trying to Smart-In-Up and Cleanup Our Act by Linking Regional Growth Planning, Brownfields Remediation, and Urban Infill in Southern Ontario Cities
Christopher De Sousa
Article | Urban Planning | Publication date: 24 August 2017
From the Garden City to the Smart City
Stephan Hügel
Commentary | Urban Planning | Publication date: 23 August 2017
Corrigendum: What Makes a Difference for Disadvantaged Girls? Investigating the Interplay between Group Composition and Positive Youth Development in Sport
Hebe Schaillée , Marc Theeboom and Jelle Van Cauwenberg
Corrigendum | Social Inclusion | Publication date: 29 June 2017
Our Sports Clubs: The Sport-for-All Dream in Crisis? Book Review of Our Kids: The American Dream in Crisis. By Robert Putnam. New York: Simon & Schuster, 2015, 400 pp.; ISBN: 1476769893.
Reinhard Haudenhuyse
Book Review | Social Inclusion | Publication date: 29 June 2017