ROBERT ARGENBRIGHT portrait
  • Associate Professor (Lecturer), Geography Department

Research Summary

Moscow under Construction: City-Building, Place-Based Protest, and Civil Society, Lexington Books, 2016: a book about the transformation of urban space in the Russian capital. I discuss the city’s changing morphology, the city government’s development strategy, socio-spatial change, grass-roots opposition to the redevelopment program, and reform of the planning process.

Education

  • Ph.D., Geography, University of California at Berkeley. Project: The Russian Railroad System and the Founding of the Communist State, 1917-1922