Dragos Simandan

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Why is the academic left silent about the new authoritarianism?

Relevant papers/publications

Simandan, D., 2018. Rethinking the health consequences of social class and social mobility, Elsevier.

-Simandan, D., 2016. Proximity, subjectivity, and space: Rethinking distance in human geography. Geoforum, 75, pp.249-252.

-Kutor, S.K., Raileanu, A. and Simandan, D., 2019. International migration, cross-cultural interaction, and the development of personal wisdom. Migration Studies.

-Simandan, D., 2013. Learning wisdom through geographical dislocations. The Professional Geographer, 65(3), pp.390-395.

Simandan, D., 2020. Distance. In: Kobayashi, A. (Ed.), International Encyclopedia of Human Geography, 2nd edition. vol. 3, Elsevier, pp. 393–397.

“Of all forms of social class change, long-term unemployment is likely to be the most damaging because it combines the undesirable direction of social mobility (downward) with the fact that the change is outside one’s control and often unexpected (psychological shock)”.

Dragos Simandan

Dragos Simandan is a Professor at Brock University. He develops an original approach in geography where he revisits fundamental concepts of the discipline – place, space, distance – with a critical view and the addition of elements from psychology and social sciences.

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