Jordana Wright

Ph.D

September 2011-Present: Criminology and Sociolegal Studies, University of Toronto, Toronto, ON

Dissertation: My doctoral project focuses on the governance of city building through special-purpose authorities, quasi-governmental bodies, and non-profit corporations. I specifically address the role of Metrolinx, Artscape, United Way, and the Toronto District School Board in reshaping the Mount Dennis and Weston neighbourhoods.

M.A

2009-2010: Criminology and Sociolegal Studies, University of Toronto, Toronto, ON

B.A

2006-2009: Political Science (Major) and Canadian Ethnic & Racial Studies (Minor), McGill University, Montreal, QC

Recent Publications

Research Interests

  • Land use planning and regulation
  • Law and the aesthetics of the built environment
  • The geographies of property

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