Isin, Engin F. 1959-

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Isin, Engin F. 1959-

(Engin Fahri Isin)

PERSONAL: Born 1959. Education: University of Toronto, Ph.D.

ADDRESSES: Office— Urban Studies Program, York University, 305 Calumet College, Downsview, Ontario M3J 1P3, Canada.

CAREER: York University, Downsview, Ontario, Canada, professor of urban studies and Canada Research Chair for the arts, 2001-06; Open University, Milton Keynes, England, professor of politics, chair in citizenship, and director of the Centre for Citizenship, Identities, and Governance, 2007—


Cities without Citizens: Modernity of the City as a Corporation, Black Rose Books (Montreal, Quebec, Canada), 1992.

(Editor) Toronto Region in the World Economy (symposium proceedings), Urban Studies Program, York University (Downsview, Ontario, Canada), 1994.

(With Thomas Osborne and Nikolas Rose) Governing Cities: Liberalism, Neoliberalism, Advanced Liberalism, Urban Studies Program, York University (Downsview, Ontario, Canada), 1998.

(With Patricia K. Wood) Citizenship and Identity, Sage Publications (London, England), 1999.

(Editor) Democracy, Citizenship, and the Global City, Routledge (London, England), 2000.

(Editor, with Bryan S. Turner) Handbook of Citizenship Studies, Sage Publications (London, England), 2002.

Being Political: Genealogies of Citizenship, University of Minnesota Press (Minneapolis, MN), 2002.

(Editor, with Gerard Delanty) Handbook of Historical Sociology, Sage Publications (London, England), 2003.

Chief editor, Citizenship Studies. Contributor to periodicals and books.



Canadian Journal of Urban Research, winter, 2002, Patti Tamara Lenard, review of Being Political: Genealogies of Citizenship, p. 363.


Engin F. Isin Home Page, (May 10, 2007).

Open University Web site, (May 10, 2007), faculty profile of author.