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  • Emeritus Professor
  • Faculty of Arts & Social Sciences
  • Deanery
  • allan.cochrane

Professional biography

I have worked in the Faculty of Social Sciences at The Open University for more than thirty years and in that time I have been a student, associate lecturer, Dean, Pro-Vice Chancellor, and Head of Department.  I am just beginning to understand how the place works.

Across my time at The Open University I have worked on a wide range of interdisciplinary courses as well as courses in geography, urban studies and social policy. My teaching and research interests lie at the junction of geography, social and public policy and, as well as teaching on these subjects, I have published widely in them. I have successfully supervised over thirteen PhD Students in these areas.

Outside the University I chair the Advisory Board of the ESRC funded Cities in Conflict project based at the universities of Cambridge and Exeter and Queen’s University Belfast; am a member of the ESRC’s Peer Review College; and a member of the Editorial Board of Territory, Politics, Governance.

Research interests

I am particularly interested in understanding and exploring the ways in which the spaces of public policy are made up in practice, in ways that reflect relations of power within and beyond the state. It is in this broader context that my research has focused on a series of, mainly urban, sites through which it is possible to consider the workings of power, the possibilities of politics and changing forms of policy intervention.

In recent years, I have undertaken research on the following main areas:

  • the reshaping and re-imagining of Berlin (its repositioning within a new nation and a changing Europe), with an emphasis on the making up of a new capital city and the meanings that have been associated with that process (initially arising out of an ESRC funded project undertaken a decade ago with John Allen, Michael Pryke and Adrian Passmore).
  • contemporary understandings of British urban policy - the changing shape (regular rebirth and renewal) of urban policy since its birth the 1960s. The aim of my research is not to argue about the effectiveness (or lack of effectiveness) of different anti-poverty strategies or different forms of urban policy. Instead, it seeks to understand why particular clusters become identified as specifically urban problems suitable for intervention through urban policies and spatial targeting at one time while they may be understood quite differently at different times and in different places. In this context, I have sought to develop a critical engagement with the discourse of  sustainable communities and sustainable communities, particularly in the era after growth;
  • the ways in which urban and regional politics need to be understood, as the result of an active and continuing process of negotiation, defined through relations across space and coming together in assemblages, rather than straightforwardly bounded territorial institutions. Much of this work has been undertaken in collaboration with John Allen, and also with Clive Barnett and Scott Rodgers, in exploring what it is that makes urban politics 'urban', as well as in discussion with Kevin Ward on issues of policy mobility. The South-East of England is a particularly interesting case, as a 'city region' that resolutely refuses to allow its boundaries to be defined, while equally confidently claiming not only national economic and political hegemony but also a global role;
  • the role of universities in the social transformation of the regions within which they find themselves. This arises from an ESRC funded project on which I worked with colleagues from the Open University's Centre for Higher Education Research and Information.

I am currently centrally involved in two significant ESRC funded research projects which are directly related to these concerns. The first, with Bob Colenutt and Martin Field, is focused on the Tensions and Prospects for Sustainable Housing Growth on the edge of the South East, in the wake of the financial crisis of the last few years. The second, with Sarah Neal, Katy Bennett, Kieran Connell, Hannah Jones and Giles Mohan, is focused on Living Multiculture, that is the extent to which and ways in which new spaces of multiculture may be emerging in towns and cities which draw on the practices of everyday interaction rather than top down policies or institutionalised diversity.

I am a member of the OpenSpace Research Centre.

Books

(2007) Understanding Urban Policy. A Critical Approach. Oxford: Blackwell.

Articles and chapters

(in press) 'Putting higher education in its place: the socio-political geographies of English universities', with Ruth Williams, Policy and Politics

(2012) Researching the geographies of policy mobility: confronting the methodological challenges, with Kevin Ward. Environment and Planning A, 44, 1: 5-12

(2012) 'Making up a region: the rise and fall of the South-East of England as a political territory', Environment and Planning C: Government and Policy, 30, 1: 95–108.

(2011) 'Multiculture and community in new city spaces', with Jamie Kesten, Giles Mohan and Sarah Neal, Journal of Intercultural Studies, 32, 1: 133–150.

(2011) 'Urban politics beyond the urban', International Journal of Urban and Regional Research, 35(4), pp. 862–863.

(2011) 'Sustainable communities and English spatial policy', in: Flint, John and Raco, Mike eds. The Future of Sustainable Cities: Critical Reflections. Bristol: Policy Press, pp. 47–63.

(2011) 'Post-suburbia in the context of urban containment: the case of the South-East of England', in Phelps, Nicholas A. and Wu, Fulong eds. International Perspectives on Suburbanization. A Post Suburban World? Palgrave Macmillan: 192–210

(2011) 'Making up global urban policies', in Bridge, Gary and Watson, Sophie eds. The New Blackwell Companion to the City. Chichester, UK: Wiley-Blackwell, pp. 738–746

(2010) 'Exploring the regional politics of 'sustainability': making up sustainable communities in the South-East of England', Environmental Policy and Governance, 20, 6: 270-381

(2010) 'Assemblages of State Power: Topological Shifts in the Organization of Government and Politics' with John Allen, Antipode 42, 5: 1071–1089

(2010) Alternative approaches to local and regional development, in Pike, Andy; Rodriguez-Pose, Andrés and Tomaney, John eds. Handbook of Local and Regional Development. Abingdon: Routledge:  97–105.

(2009) 'Re-engaging intersections of media, politics and cities - introduction to a debate' with Clive Barnett and Scott Rodgers, International Journal of Urban and Regional Research, 33, 1: 231-232.

(2009) 'Mediating urban politics' with Clive Barnett and Scott Rodgers (2009) International Journal of Urban and Regional Research, 33, 1: 246-249.

(2008) 'London: regeneration or rebirth?' (2008) in Imrie, Rob, Lees, Loretta. and Raco, Mike eds. Regenerating London: Governance, Sustainability and Community in a Global City. London: Routledge, 313-322.

(2007) 'Beyond the territorial fix: regional assemblages, politics and power', with John Allen Regional Studies, 41, 9: 1161-1175.

(2007) 'Managing local labour markets and making up new spaces of welfare', with David Etherington, Environment and Planning A, 39, 12: 2958-2974.

(2006) 'Devolving the heartland: making up a new social policy for the 'South East', Critical Social Policy 26, 3: 685-696.

(2006) '(Anglo)phoning home from Berlin: a response to Alan Latham', European Urban and Regional Studies, 13, 4: 371-376

(2006) 'Making up meanings in a capital city: power, memory and monuments in Berlin' European Urban and Regional Studies, 13, 1: 21-40.

A repository of research publications and other research outputs can be viewed at The Open University's Open Research Online.

Teaching interests

I was actively involved in the development of Welfare, crime and society (DD208). I contributed centrally to the video programmes (on Surveillance), co-wrote five chapters and jointly edited Book 2 of the course, with Deborah Talbot (Security: Welfare Crime and Society, Maidenhead: Open University Press). I am currently module chair.

I am also now working as a member of the team developing a new third level social policy module which will be presented to students for the first time in 2013.

Research Activity

Research groups

NameTypeParent Unit
Centre for Research on Socio-Cultural Change (CRESC)CentreFaculty of Social Sciences
OpenSpace Research CentreCentreFaculty of Social Sciences

Publications

Negotiating the educational spaces of urban multiculture: Skills, competencies and college life (2016)
Bennett, Katy; Cochrane, Allan; Mohan, Giles and Neal, Sarah
Urban Studies ((Early Access))
Thinking about the ‘Local’ of Local Government: a Brief History of Invention and Reinvention (2016)
Cochrane, Allan
Local Government Studies ((early access))
Living on the Edge: Building a Sub/Urban Region (2015-12-01)
Cochrane, Allan; Colenutt, Bob and Field, Martin
Built Environment, 41(4) (pp. 567-578)
The rise and rise of viability assessment (2015-10)
Colenutt, Robert; Cochrane, Allan and Field, Martin
Town and Country Planning, 84(10) (pp. 453-458)
Whatever happened to local government? A review symposium (2015-08-14)
Ward, Kevin; Newman, Janet; John, Peter; Theodore, Nik; Macleavy, Julie and Cochrane, Allan
Regional Studies, Regional Science, 2(1) (pp. 434-456)
Multiculture and public parks: researching super-diversity and attachment in public green space (2015-07)
Neal, Sarah; Bennett, Katy; Jones, Hannah; Cochrane, Allan and Mohan, Giles
Population, Space and Place, 21(5) (pp. 463-475)
Governing the ungovernable: spatial policy, markets and volume house-building in a growth region (2015-03-02)
Cochrane, Allan; Colenutt, Robert and Field, Martin
Policy and Politics, 43(4) (pp. 527-544)
Media practices and urban politics: conceptualizing the powers of the media-urban nexus (2015)
Rodgers, Scott; Barnett, Clive and Cochrane, Allan
Environment and Planning D: Society and Space, 32(6) (pp. 1054-1070)
Rethinking the ‘third mission’: UK universities and regional engagement in challenging times (2015)
Lebeau, Yann and Cochrane, Allan
European Journal of Higher Education, 5(3) (pp. 250-263)
Urban multiculture and everyday encounters in semi-public, franchised cafe spaces (2015)
Jones, Hannah; Neal, Sarah; Mohan, Giles; Connell, Kieran; Cochrane, Allan and Bennett, Katy
Sociological Review, 63(3) (pp. 644-661)
'You can't move in Hackney without bumping into an anthropologist': why certain places attract research attention (2015)
Neal, Sarah; Mohan, Giles; Cochrane, Allan and Bennett, Katy
Qualitative Research ((Early view))
Listening (2015)
Bennett, Katy; Cochrane, Allan; Mohan, Giles and Neal, Sarah
Emotion, Space and Society, 17 (pp. 7-14)
The urban unbound: London's politics and the 2012 Olympic Games (2014-09)
Allen, John and Cochrane, Allan
International Journal of Urban and Regional Research, 38(5) (pp. 1609-1624)
Where is urban politics? (2014-09)
Rodgers, Scott; Barnett, Clive and Cochrane, Allan
International Journal of Urban and Regional Research, 38(5) (pp. 1551-1560)
Developing a sub-regional growth strategy: reflections on recent English experience (2013-11-29)
Cochrane, Allan; Colenutt, Bob and Field, Martin
Local Economy, 28(7-8) (pp. 786-800)
Geographies and politics of localism: the localism of the United Kingdom's coalition government (2013-05)
Clarke, Nick and Cochrane, Allan
Political Geography, 34 (pp. 10-23)
Putting higher education in its place: the socio-political geographies of English universities (2013-01)
Cochrane, Allan and Williams, Ruth
Policy and Politics, 41(1) (pp. 43-58)
Living multiculture: understanding the new spatial and social relations of ethnicity and multiculture in England (2013)
Neal, Sarah; Bennett, Katy; Cochrane, Allan and Mohan, Giles
Environment and Planning C: Government and Policy, 31(2) (pp. 308-323)
‘State, Science and the Skies: Governmentalities of the British atmosphere’, by Mark Whitehead (2009): a critical review (2012-11)
Cochrane, Allan; Coe, Neil; Randalls, Samuel; Thornes, John; Adey, Peter and Whitehead, Mark
Geoforum, 43(6) (pp. 1057-1064)
Guest Editorial: Researching the geographies of policy mobility: confronting the methodological challenges (2012-01)
Cochrane, Allan and Ward, Kevin
Environment and Planning A, 44(1) (pp. 5-12)
Making up a region: the rise and fall of the ‘South East of England’ as a political territory (2012)
Cochrane, Allan
Environment and Planning C: Government and Policy, 30(1) (pp. 95-108)
Urban politics beyond the urban (2011-07)
Cochrane, Allan
International Journal of Urban and Regional Research, 35(4) (pp. 862-863)
Multiculture and community in new city spaces (2011-04)
Kesten, Jamie; Cochrane, Allan; Mohan, Giles and Neal, Sarah
Journal of Intercultural Studies, 32(2) (pp. 133-150)
Assemblages of State Power: Topological Shifts in the Organization of Government and Politics (2010-11)
Allen, John and Cochrane, Allan
Antipode, 42(5) (pp. 1071-1089)
Exploring the regional politics of 'sustainability': making up sustainable communities in the South East of England (2010-10-19)
Cochrane, Allan
Environmental Policy and Governance, 20(6) (pp. 370-381)
Mediating urban politics (2009-03)
Rodgers, Scott; Barnett, Clive and Cochrane, Allan
International Journal of Urban and Regional Research, 33(1) (pp. 246-249)
Re-engaging the intersections of media, politics and cities (2009-03)
Rodgers, Scott; Barnett, Clive and Cochrane, Allan
International Journal of Urban and Regional Research, 33(1) (pp. 231-232)
Beyond the territorial fix: Regional assemblages, politics and power (2007-12)
Allen, John and Cochrane, Allan
Regional Studies, 41(9) (pp. 1161-1175)
Managing local labour markets and making up new spaces of welfare (2007)
Cochrane, Allan and Etherington, David
Environment and Planning A, 39(12) (pp. 2958-2974)
(Anglo)phoning home from Berlin: a response to Alan Latham (2006-10-01)
Cochrane, Allan
European Urban and Regional Studies, 13(4) (pp. 371-376)
Devolving the heartland: making up a new social policy for the 'South East' (2006-08-01)
Cochrane, Allan
Critical Social Policy, 26(3) (685 -696)
Making up meanings in a capital city: power, memory and monuments in Berlin (2006-01)
Cochrane, Allan
European Urban and Regional Studies, 13(1) (pp. 5-24)
Citizenship: locating people with learning disabilities (2005-10)
Gilbert, Tony; Cochrane, Allan and Greenwell, Stuart
International Journal of Social Welfare, 14(4) (pp. 287-296)
Modernisation, managerialism and the culture wars: the reshaping of the local welfare state in England (2004-12)
Cochrane, Allan
Local Government Studies, 30(4) (pp. 481-496)
Professional discourse and service cultures: an organisational typology developed from health and welfare services for people with learning disabilities (2003-09)
Gilbert, T.; Cochrane, A. and Greenwell, S.
International Journal of Nursing Studies, 40(7) (pp. 781-793)
Building a national capital in an age of globalisation: the case of Berlin (2001-12)
Cochrane, Allan and Passmore, Adrian
Area, 33(4) (pp. 341-352)
Illusions of power: interviewing local elites (1998)
Cochrane, Allan
Environment and Planning A, 30(12) (pp. 2121-2132)
Tangled webs? Managing local mixed economies of care (1996)
Charlesworth, Julie; Clarke, John and Cochrane, Allan
Public Administration, 74(1) (pp. 67-88)
Managing local mixed economies of care (1995)
Charlesworth, J.; Clarke, J. and Cochrane, A.
Environment and Planning A, 27(9) (pp. 1419-1435)
Tales of the suburbs: the local politics of growth in the South-east of England (1994)
Charlesworth, Julie and Cochrane, Allan
Urban Studies, 31(10) (pp. 1723-1738)
Understanding urban policy: A critical approach (2007-12)
Cochrane, Allan
ISBN : 631211217 | Publisher : Blackwell | Published : Oxford, UK
Rethinking the region (1998-01-22)
Allen, John; Massey, Doreen; Cochrane, Allan; Charlesworth, Julie; Court, Gill; Henry, Nick and Sarre, Philip
ISBN : 041516821X | Publisher : Routledge | Published : London
Interviews (2013-11)
Cochrane, Allan
In: Ward, Kevin ed. Researching the City: a Guide for Students (pp. 38-53)
ISBN : 9781446202104 | Publisher : Sage | Published : London
Breaking down the walls of heartache: reflections on the ordinary spaces of division and unification in Berlin (2013-07-29)
Cochrane, Allan
In: Pullan, Wendy and Baillie, Britt eds. Locating Urban Conflicts: Ethnicity, Nationalism and the Everyday (pp. 214-232)
ISBN : 9780230368903 | Publisher : Palgrave Macmillan | Published : Basingstoke
Universities, regions and social disadvantage (2012-12)
Williams, Ruth and Cochrane, Allan
In: Benneworth, Paul ed. University Engagement with Socially Excluded Communities (pp. 67-81)
ISBN : 978-94-007-4874-3 | Publisher : Springer | Published : Dordrecht
Spatial divisions and regional assemblages (2012-12)
Cochrane, Allan
In: Featherstone, David and Painter , Joe eds. Spatial Politics: Essays for Doreen Massey. RGS-lbg (pp. 87-98)
ISBN : 978-1-4443-3831-7 | Publisher : Wiley-Blackwell | Published : Chichester
Re-imagining local politics: territorialisation, economic development and locality (2012-12)
Cochrane, Allan
In: Jonas, Andrew E. G. and Wood, Andrew eds. Territory, the State and Urban Politics: a Critical Appreciation of the Selected Writings of Kevin R. Cox (pp. 77-88)
ISBN : 978-0-7546-7998-1 | Publisher : Ashgate | Published : Burlington, VT
Sustainable communities and English spatial policy (2011-10-26)
Cochrane, Allan
In: Flint, John and Raco, Mike eds. The Future of Sustainable Cities: Critical Reflections (pp. 47-63)
ISBN : 9781847426673 | Publisher : Policy Press | Published : Bristol
Post-suburbia in the context of urban containment: the case of the South East of England (2011-09-13)
Cochrane, Allan
In: Phelps, Nicholas A. and Wu, Fulong eds. International Perspectives on Suburbanization. A Post Suburban World? (pp. 192-210)
ISBN : 9780230276390 | Publisher : Palgrave Macmillan
Making up global urban policies (2011-03-29)
Cochrane, Allan
In: Bridge, Gary and Watson, Sophie eds. The New Blackwell Companion to the City (pp. 738-746)
ISBN : 1405189819 | Publisher : Wiley-Blackwell | Published : Chichester, UK
Alternative approaches to local and regional development (2010-11-15)
Cochrane, Allan
In: Pike, Andy; Rodriguez-Pose, Andrés and Tomaney, John eds. Handbook of Local and Regional Development (pp. 97-105)
ISBN : 978-0415548311 | Publisher : Routledge | Published : Abingdon
Urban policy (2009)
Cochrane, Allan
In: Kitchen, Rob and Thrift, Nigel eds. International Encyclopedia of Human Geography. (pp. 84-88)
ISBN : 9780080449111 | Publisher : Elsevier | Published : Amsterdam, the Netherlands
London: regeneration or rebirth? (2008-12-23)
Cochrane, Allan
In: Imrie, Robert; Lees, Loretta and Raco, Mike eds. Regenerating London: Governance, Sustainability and Community in a Global City (pp. 313-322)
ISBN : 978-0-415-43367-9 | Publisher : Routledge | Published : London
Cities: urban worlds (2008)
Cochrane, Allan
In: Daniels, Peter; Bradshaw, Michael; Shaw, Denis and Sidaway, James eds. Human Geography: Issues for the 21st Century (3rd ed.) (pp. 205-217)
ISBN : 978-0-13-205684-7 | Publisher : Pearson | Published : Harlow
Urban policy (2006-12)
Cochrane, Allan
In: Ritzer, George ed. Blackwell Encyclopedia of Sociology
ISBN : 9781405124331 | Publisher : Wiley-Blackwell | Published : Oxford, U.K.
Looking for the South East (2006-09-28)
Cochrane, Allan
In: Hardill, Irene; Benneworth, Paul; Baker, Mark and Budd, Leslie eds. The Rise of the English Regions?. Regions and Cities (pp. 227-244)
ISBN : 9780415336321 | Publisher : Routledge | Published : UK
The new urban policy: towards empowerment or incorporation? (2003)
Cochrane, Allan
In: Imrie, Rob and Raco, Mike eds. Urban Renaissance? New Labour, Community and Urban Policy (pp. 223-234)
ISBN : 1861343817 | Publisher : Policy Press | Published : Bristol, U.K.
The governance of local welfare (2003)
Cochrane, Allan
In: Alcock, Pete; Erskine, Angus and May , Margaret eds. The Student’s Companion to Social Policy (2nd ed.) (pp. 217-224)
ISBN : 1405102918 | Publisher : Blackwell | Published : Oxford
Thinking about the English regions (2002-04)
Cochrane, Allan
In: Marshall, Tim; Glasson, John and Headicar, Peter eds. Contemporary Issues in Regional Planning. Urban and regional planning and development (pp. 23-34)
ISBN : 075461750 | Publisher : Ashgate | Published : Aldershot, U.K.
Olympic dreams: visions of partnership (2002)
Cochrane, Allan; Peck, Jamie and Tickell, Adam
In: Peck, Jamie and Ward , Kevin eds. City of Revolution: Restructuring Manchester (pp. 95-115)
ISBN : 07190 5888 0 | Publisher : Manchester University Press | Published : Manchester
The social construction of urban policy (2000-10)
Cochrane, Allan
In: Watson, Sophie and Bridge, Gary eds. A Companion to the City. Blackwell Companions to Geography (pp. 531-542)
ISBN : 9780631210528 | Publisher : Wiley-Blackwell | Published : Oxford, United Kingdom
New Labour, new urban policy? (2000)
Cochrane, Allan
In: Dean, Hartley; Sykes, Robert and Woods, Roberta eds. Social Policy Review. Social Policy Review (pp. 184-401)
ISBN : 1903395011 | Publisher : Social Policy Association | Published : London, U.K.
Redefining urban politics for the twenty-first century (1999-08)
Cochrane, Allan
In: Jonas, Andrew E. G. and Wilson, David eds. Urban Growth Machines: Critical Perspectives Two Decades Later. Urban Public Policy (pp. 109-124)
ISBN : 9780791442593 | Publisher : State University of New York Press | Published : Albany, New York
Just another failed urban experiment? The legacy of the urban development corporations (1999)
Cochrane, Allan
In: Imrie, Rob and Thomas, Huw eds. British Urban Policy an Evaluation of the Urban Development Corporations (pp. 246-258)
ISBN : 761962255 | Publisher : Sage Publications Ltd | Published : London, U.K.
Globalisation, fragmentation and local welfare citizenship (1998-03-19)
Cochrane, Allan
In: Carter, John ed. Post-Modernity and the Fragmentation of Welfare (pp. 252-266)
ISBN : 0415163927 | Publisher : Routledge | Published : London, U.K.
American dreams and English utopias: it all comes together in Milton Keynes (1998)
Charlesworth, Julie and Cochrane, Allan
In: Clapson, M.; Dobbin, M. and Waterman, P. eds. The Best Laid Plans. Milton Keynes since 1967 (pp. 109-116)
ISBN : 1860205569 | Publisher : University of Luton Press | Published : Luton, U.K.
Central-local relations (1997)
Cochrane, Allan
In: Alcock, Pete; Erskine, Angus and May, Margaret eds. The Student's Companion to Social Policy (pp. 184-190)
ISBN : 631202404 | Publisher : Blackwell | Published : Oxford
From theories to practice. Looking for local democracy in Britain (1996-07-10)
Cochrane, Allan
In: Stoker, Gerry and King, Desmond S. eds. Rethinking Local Democracy. Government Beyond the Centre (pp. 193-213)
ISBN : 9780333638521 | Publisher : Palgrave Macmillan | Published : Basingstoke, U.K.
Anglicising the American Dream: tragedy, farce and the post-modern city (1996)
Charlesworth, Julie and Cochrane, Allan
In: Westwood, Sallie and Williams, John eds. Imagining Cities: Scripts, signs, and memories (pp. 219-234)
ISBN : 978-0-415-14430-8 | Publisher : Routledge | Published : UK
Restructuring the local welfare state (1994-05-18)
Cochrane, Allan
In: Burrows, Roger and Loader, Brian D. eds. Towards a Post-Fordist Welfare State? (pp. 117-135)
ISBN : 0415099676 | Publisher : Routledge | Published : London, U.K.
Beyond the nation state? building Euroregions (1994)
Cochrane, Allan
In: Bullmann, Udo ed. Die Politik der dritten Ebene. Regionen im Europa der Union (pp. 393-406)
ISBN : 3789032514 | Publisher : Nomos | Published : Baden Baden
Managing change in local government (1994)
Cochrane, Allan
In: Clarke, John; Cochrane, Allan and McLaughlin, Eugene eds. Managing Social Policy (pp. 141-162)
ISBN : 9780803977686 | Publisher : Sage Publications Ltd | Published : London, U.K.
Mission accomplished or unfinished business? The impact of managerialization (1994)
Clarke, John; Cochrane, Allan and McLaughlin, Eugene
In: Clarke, John; Cochrane, Allan and McLaughlin, Eugene eds. Managing Social Policy (pp. 226-242)
ISBN : ISBN 08039 77697 | Publisher : SAGE | Published : London
Managing Social Policy (1994)
Clarke, John; Cochrane, Allan and McLaughlin, Eugene eds.
ISBN : 9780803977686 | Publisher : Sage | Published : London, U.K.
Życie w obliczu inności, czyli: jak zrozumieć współczesne miasta [Living with difference: making sense of the contemporary city], (2015-07)
Cochrane, Allan; Neal, Sarah; Bennett, Katy and Mohan, Giles
In : Smart Metropolia (23-24 October 2014, Gdansk) (pp. 16-20)
The role of higher education in social and cultural transformation (2010-03)
Williams, Ruth and Cochrane, Allan
Centre for Higher Education Research and Information, The Open University, London.
Higher Education and Society: A research report (2010-03)
Brennan, John; Arthur, Lore; Little, Brenda; Cochrane, Allan; Williams, Ruth; Locke, William; Singh, Mala; David, Miriam; Kim, Terri and King, Roger
CHERI, London.