Below you find a selection of my articles. The links will direct you to the publishers’ or journals’ webpages. On my page and my Researchgate page you may have direct access to some of the journal articles mentioned below.


Articles and essays in international refereed journals

Minca, C. (2018, forthcoming) The cosmopolitan geographer’s dilemma. Geographische Zeitschrift

Barba Lata, I. and Minca, C. (2017) The floating churches of Volgograd: River topologies and the warped spatialities of faith. Transactions of the Institute of British Geographers

Minca, C. and Rijke A. (2017) Wall, walls, walls! Society and space

Altin, R. and Minca, C. (2017) Exopolis reloaded: Fragmented landscapes and No-Man’s Lands in the Italian North-East. Landscape Research 42.4: 385-399

Giaccaria, P. and Minca, C. (2016) Life in space, space in life: Nazi topographies, geographical imaginations, and Lebensraum. Holocaust Studies 22.2-3: 151-171

Minca, C. (2016) Italian Studies, Italian Theory, and the politics of trans-lation. Environment and Planning D: Society and Space 34.5: 822-829

Wagner, L.B. and Minca, C. (2016) Topographies of the Kasbah Route: Hardening of a heritage trail. Tourist Studies 16.3: 296-322

Barba Lata, I. and Minca, C. (2016) The surface and the abyss/Rethinking topology. Environment and Planning D: Society and Space 34.3: 438-455

Minca, C. (2016) Gabriele Zanetto e il postmoderno. Rivista Geografica Italiana 123: 163-176 (in Italian)

Minca, C. and Ong, C. E. (2016) The power of space: the biopolitics of custody and care at the Lloyd Hotel, Amsterdam. Political Geography 52: 34-46

Bulkens, M., Muzaini, H. and Minca, C. (2015) Dutch New Nature: (re)landscaping the Millingerwaard. Journal of Environmental Planning and Management 59: 808-825

Minca, C. (2015) Counter-camps and other spatialities. Political Geography 49: 90-92

Minca, C. (2015) Geographies of the Camp. Political Geography 49: 74-83

Bulkens, M., Minca, C. and Muzaini, H. (2015) Sight lines, sight areas and unbroken open spaces? More-than-representational conceptualisations in Dutch landscape planning. Geographica Helvetica 70: 239-249

Bulkens, M., Minca, C. and Muzaini, H. (2015) Story-telling as method in spatial planning. European Planning Studies 23(11): 2310-2326

Minca, C., Crampton, J., Bryan, J., Fall, J., Murphy, A., Paasi, A. and Elden, S. (2015) Reading Stuart Elden’s The Birth of Territory. Political Geography 46: 93-101

Minca, C. and Rowan, R. (2015) The question of space in Carl Schmitt. Progress in Human Geography 39: 268-289

Ong, C. E., Minca, C. and Felder, M. (2015) The historic hotel as ‘quasi-freedom machine’: negotiating utopian visions and dark histories at Amsterdam’s Lloyd Hotel and ‘Cultural Embassy’. Journal of Heritage Tourism 10(2): 167-183

Ong, C. E., Minca, C. and Felder, M. (2014) Disciplined mobility and the emotional subject in Royal Dutch Lloyd’s early Twentieth Century passenger shipping network. Antipode 46: 1323-1345

Wagner, L.B. and Minca, C. (2014) Rabat retrospective: Colonial heritage in a Moroccan urban laboratory. Urban Studies 51: 3011-3025

Minca, C. and Rowan, R. (2014) The trouble with Carl Schmitt. Political Geography 41: A1-A3

Felder, M., Minca, C. and Ong, C.E. (2014) Governing refugee space: the quasi-carceral regime of Amsterdam’s Lloyd Hotel, a German-Jewish refugee camp in the prelude to World-War-Two. Geographica Helvetica 69: 365-375

Sin, H. L. and Minca, C. (2014) Touring responsibility: the trouble with ‘going local’ in community based tourism in Thailand. Geoforum 51: 96-106

Fall, J. J. and Minca, C. (2013) Not a geography of what doesn’t exist, but a counter-geography of what does: rereading Giuseppe Dematteis’ Le Metafore della Terra. Progress in Human Geography 37(4): 540-561

Minca, C. (2013) The cultural geographies of landscape. Hungarian Geographical Bulletin 62(1): 47-62

Minca, C. (2013) (Im)mobile geographies. Geographica Helvetica 68(1): 7-16

Barnes, T.J. and Minca, C. (2013) Nazi spatial theory: the dark geographies of Carl Schmitt and Walter Christaller. Annals of the Association of American Geographers 103(3): 669-687

Bialasiewicz, L., Giaccaria, P., Jones, A. and Minca, C. (2013) Rescaling EU-rope: European macroregional fantasies in the Mediterranean. European Urban and Regional Studies 20 (1): 59-76

Minca, C. and Vaughan-Williams, N. (2012) Carl Schmitt and the concept of the border. Geopolitics 17: 756-772

Minca, C. (2012) Carlo Galli, Carl Schmitt and contemporary Italian political thought. Political Geography 31: 250-253

Minca, C. (2012) Claude Raffestin’s Italian travels. Environment and Planning D: Society and Space 30: 142-158.

Giaccaria, P. and Minca, C. (2011) Nazi biopolitics and the dark geographies of the selva. Journal of Genocide Research 13(1-2): 67-84

Giaccaria, P. and Minca, C. (2011) Topographies/Topologies of the camp: Auschwitz as a spatial threshold. Political Geography 30: 3-12

Giaccaria, P. and Minca, C. (2011) The Mediterranean alternative. Progress in Human Geography 35 (3): 345-365. (also translated for and published in the Japanese Journal of Geographical Studies)

Bialasiewicz, L. and Minca, C. (2010) The ‘border within’: inhabiting the border in Trieste. Environment and Planning D: Society and Space 28 (6) 1084-1105

Minca, C. (2009) The Island: tourism, work and the biopolitical. Tourist Studies 9 (2) 88-108

Minca, C. (2009) The Reign and the glory: or the theological foundations of the credit crunch. Environment and Planning D: Society and Space 27 (2) 127-132

Minca, C. (2009) ‘Trieste Nazione’ and its geographies of absence. Social and Cultural Geography 10 (3) 263-283

Minca, C. (2008) Touring. Rivista Geografica Italiana 115: 125-144 (in English)

Minca, C. (2008) Tra cosmopolis e nazione. Rivista Geografica Italiana 115: 459-481 (in Italian)

Minca, C. (2007) Agamben’s geographies of modernity. Political Geography 26 (1) 78-97

Minca, C. (2007) The tourist landscape paradox. Social and Cultural Geography 8 (3) 433-453

Minca, C. (2007) Humboldt’s compromise: or, the forgotten geographies of landscape. Progress in Human Geography 31 (2) 179-193

Minca, C. (2006) Giorgio Agamben and the new biopolitical nomos. Geografiska Annaler, Series B: Human Geography 88 (4) 387-403

Bialasiewicz, L. and Minca, C. (2005) Old Europe, New Europe: for a geopolitics of translation. Area 37 (4) 365-372

Minca, C. (2005) Italian cultural geography or, the history of a prolific absence. Social and Cultural Geography 6 (6) 927-949

Minca, C. (2005) The return of the Camp. Progress in Human Geography 29 (4) 405-412

Minca, C. (2004) Reflections on the nature of modern geography. Földrajzi Értesíto (Hungarian Geographical Bulletin) 3-4: 325-330 (in Hungarian)

Minca, C. (2003) Empire goes to war: or, the ontological shift in the transatlantic divide. ACME An Electronic Journal of Critical Geographies 2 (2) : 227-235

Borghi, R. and Minca, C. (2003) Le lieu, la place, l’imaginaire: discours colonial et littérature dans la description de la Jamaa el Fna, Marrakech. Expressions Maghrebins 2: 155-174 (in French)

Minca, C. et al. (2003) Critical peripheries. Environment and Planning D: Society and Space 21 (2) 160-167

Minca, C. (2003) Culture, paysage et modernité. Revue Geographique du Maroc 21: 7-20 (in French)

Minca, C. (2002) Más allá del postmodernismo: viajes a través de la paradoja moderna. Documents d’Analisi Geografica 40:46-68 (in Spanish)                                                                                   

Minca, C. (2000) Venetian geographical praxis. Environment and Planning D: Society and Space 18 (3): 285-289

Minca, C. (2000) The Bali Syndrome: the explosion and implosion of exotic tourist places. Tourism Geographies 2 (4): 389-403

Minca, C. (2000) Geographical practice and postmodern destination image: a European perspective. Space and Culture 6: 21-29

Draper, D. and Minca, C. (1997) Image and destination. The Tourist Review 52 (2): 14-24

Minca, C. and Draper, D. (1996) Territory and tourism: the case of Banff National Park. Tijdschrift voor economische en sociale geografie 87 (2): 99-112

Minca, C. and Getz, D. (1995) Public and private-sector cooperation in destination planning: a comparison of Banff and Niagara Falls. Tourism Review 50 (4): 49-59

Minca, C. (1995) Urban waterfront evolution: the case of Trieste. Geography 80 (3): 225-234

Other articles and essays

Minca, C. (2011). Author of the following entries: ‘Camp’; ‘Ban’. In: The Agamben Dictionary / Murray, A. and Whyte, J. (eds). Edinburgh: Edinburgh University Press

Minca, C. (2011). Kritikai nézőpontok a perifériáról. Tér és Társadalom 17(2): 5-12 (in Hungarian)

Noel, P., Vaughan-Williams, N., Bialasiewicz, L., Bulmer, S., Carver, B., Durie, R., Heathershaw, J., van Houtum, H., Kinnvall, K., Kramsch, O., Minca, C., Murray, A., Panjek, A., Rumford, C., Schaap, A., Sidaway, J. and Williams, J. (2009) Lines in the Sand? Towards an agenda for critical border studies. Geopolitics 14(3) 582-587

MacPherson, H. and Minca, C. (2005) Landscape, embodiment and visual impairment: an exploration of the limits of landscape knowledge. Forum UNESCO University and Heritage, 10th International Seminar “Cultural Landscapes in the 21st Century”. Newcastle-upon-Tyne: Newcastle University

Minca, C. (2004) Il soggetto, il paesaggio e il gioco postmoderno. Els paisatges de la postmodernitat: II Seminari Internacional sobre Paisatge. Barcelona: CUIMPB (in Italian)

Minca, C. (2003) Rogue state. Rivista Geografica Italiana 110: 425-469 (in Italian)

Minca, C. (2002) Ambiguità moderna e critica postmoderna: riflessioni sulla natura del discorso geografico. Bollettino della Società Geografica Italiana 136: 893-908 (in Italian)

Minca, C. and Della Dora, V. (2002) Il testo silenzioso della Natura: discorso geografico e identità nazionale in Egitto. Rivista Geografica Italiana 109: 677-726 (in Italian)

Minca, C. (2000) L’esibizione del mondo o il mondo come esibizione. Rivista Geografica Italiana 107: 128-156 (in Italian)

Michalko, G. and Minca, C. (2000) L’immagine turistica dell’Italia in Ungheria. Turistica 9: 17-32 (in Italian)

Laci, S. and Minca, C. (1998) Le potenzialità del turismo in Albania. Turistica 7(1): 69-79 (in Italian)

Minca, C. and Nobile, G. (1998) Geografie del decentramento. Le zone economiche speciali della Cina. Annali di Ca’ Foscari (Serie Orientale) 29: 501-534 (in Italian)

Minca, C. and Linda, M. (1998) La natura tra parentesi 1: la sfida eco turistica. Turistica 7(3/4): 33-50 (in Italian)

Minca, C. and Linda, M. (1998) La natura tra parentesi 2: il caso del Parco Nazionale del Corcovado, Costa Rica (with M. Linda). Turistica 7(3/4): 51-74 (in Italian)

Minca, C. (1998) The disneyfication of social space Turistica 7(1): 64-68

Minca, C. (1997) Oltre il luogo. Discorso telematico e immagine turistica. Geotema 6: 77-87 (in Italian)

Minca, C. (1997) Le possibili ricadute sul territorio dello sviluppo turistico. Regione Basilicata Notizie 10(3/4): 11-16 (in Italian)

Minca, C. (1997) (De)costruire lo spazio turistico. Bollettino della Società Geografica Italiana 130: 511-522 (in Italian)

Minca, C. and Dear, M. (1997) Relativismo postmoderno e prassi geografica. Rivista Geografica Italiana 104: 277-303 (in Italian)

Minca, C. (1996) Lo spazio turistico postmoderno. Dipartimento Scienze Geografiche e Storiche. Trieste: Università di Trieste (in Italian)

Minca, C. (1996) Un decennio di geografia postmoderna. In Proceedings of the XXVII Congresso Geografico Italiano. Bologna: Patron (in Italian)

Minca, C. (1995) Verso una teoria geografica per il turismo: l’evoluzione dei processi territoriali in un parco nazionale canadese. Rivista Geografica Italiana 102: 61-90 (in Italian)

Minca, C. (1995) La geografia nel discorso postmoderno. Bollettino della Società Geografica Italiana 128: 437-463 (in Italian)

Minca, C. (1995) Rethinking destination image: a comparative study. Turistica 4: 18-29

Minca, C. (1994) Riflessioni su Geografia e post-moderno: il caso del West Edmonton Mall. Rivista Geografica Italiana 101: 197-217 (in Italian)

Minca, C. (1994) Cooperare in prospettiva: la centralità del territorio. Terra d’Africa 3: 140-158 (in Italian)

Minca, C. (1994) Turismo e parchi in Canada: una dialettica complessa. In alto 112: 125-133 (in Italian)

Minca, C. (1994) Nuovi spazi per la cooperazione. Quaderni E.Vanoni 3: 9-22 (in Italian)

Minca, C. (1994) Considerazioni su turismo itinerante, viaggio e Terzo Mondo. Turistica 3: 26-40 (in Italian)

Minca, C. (1993) Banff: un’applicazione del modello del ciclo di vita delle destinazioni turistiche. Rassegna di Studi Turistici 28(1/2): 33-58 (in Italian)

Minca, C. (1992) L’Osservatorio per l’Alto Adriatico della comunità Alpe Adria. Bollettino della Società Geografica Italiana 125: 479-485 (in Italian)

Minca, C. (1992) Il ‘Postmodern Urbanism’ e la frammentazione dello spazio urbano. In Proceedings of the XXVI Congresso Geografico Italiano Rome: AGeI (in Italian)

Minca, C. (1991) Il Waterfront: una nuova frontiera urbana. Porto & Mare 1(5/6): 49-54 (in Italian)

Minca, C. (1989) Recenti tendenze evolutive dell’industria svedese. Geografia nelle Scuole 34: 177-185 (in Italian)

Minca, C. and Valussi, G. (1989) Il turismo urbano. Il caso di Trieste. Trieste: Working Paper n.10, Istituto di Geografia della Facoltà di Economia e Commercio dell’Università di Trieste (in Italian)

Minca, C. (1988) Il movimento dei visiting scientists: turismo scientifico? Geografia nelle Scuole 33: 427-434 (in Italian)