English journal articles


  1. Pijnenburg V., and H. van Houtum, (2017), Borderscapes, (in progress)
  2. Pekelsma S., H. van Houtum and A. Lagendijk (2017), Gated Communities in the City: a glocal perspective and constructive engagement (in progress)
  3. Bueno Lacy R., and H. van Houtum (2017), EU’s auto-immunity: the geographical translation of various crises, Geopolitics (special issue), (in progress)
  4. Houtum, H., and R. Bueno Lacy, (2017), review of ‘The birth of territory’, by Stuart Elden, in: Krisis, een open-access journal voor actuale filosofie (in progress)
  5. Bueno Lacy R., and H. van Houtum (2017), CARTOPOLITICAL PUPPETEERING: THE GLOCAL THEATRE OF NICOSIA’S LOCAL GREEN LINE, Geopolitics, (submitted)
  6. Houtum, H., and R. Bueno Lacy, (2017), The political extreme as the new normal: the cases of Brexit, the French state of emergency and Dutch Islamophobia, Based on the given Annual Fennia Lecture in Joensuu, Fennia: international journal of geography, (forthcoming)
  7. Houtum, H., van, and R. Bueno Lacy (2015), EU’s self-threatening border regime, The Broker online
  8. Bueno Lacy, R., and H. van Houtum, (2015), Lies, damned lies and maps: EU’s cartopolitical invention of Europe, Journal of Contemporary European Studies
  9. Houtum H. and M. Eker, (2015) BorderScapes: Redesigning the Borderland, Territorio, journal of the Department of Architecture and Urban Studies, DAStU, Politecnico di Milano.
  10. Ferrer-Gallardo, X. and H. van Houtum (2014), The deadly EU border control, ACME, an international e-journal for critical geographies, p.295-304
  11. Bueno Lacy, R. and H. van Houtum, (2013), Europe’s border disorder, in: E-journal for international relations
  12. Bueno Lacy, R., and H. van Houtum (2013), Border studies and the risk of ossification, Dialogues in Human Geography, 3, pp. 122-124, copy available: mail h.vanhoutum@fm.ru.nl
  13. Ferrer-Gallardo X. and H. van Houtum (2013), ”Europe has no endpoint.Period”, TESG, Vol. 104, No. 2, pp. 243–249, see abstract online, please email for a full copy of the paper
  14. Houtum, H. van (2013), The freedom to cross, in : World Policy Journal, Vol xxx, N.1, Spring, p3-8 http://www.worldpolicy.org/journal/spring2013/big-question
  15. Chiara Brambilla en Henk van Houtum (2012), Grenzgaenger in the borderscapes of Berlin, in: thema-nummer AGORA, Oktober, Borderscapes
  16.  Gielis, R., and H.van Houtum, (2012), Sloterdijk in the house! Dwelling in the borderscape of Germany and the Netherlands, Geopolitics, vol 17, issue 4, p. 797-817 see http://www.tandfonline.com/doi/abs/10.1080/14650045.2012.660583
  17.  Houtum, van H., F. Boedeltje (2011), Questioning the EU’s Neighbourhood Geo-Politics: Introduction to a Special Section, Geopolitics, vol. 16, issue 1, pp. 121-29 (http://www.tandfonline.com/doi/abs/10.1080/14650045.2010.493779)
  18.  F. Boedeltje, H. van Houtum, (2011), Brussels is speaking: The adverse speech geopolitics of the European Union towards its neighbours, Geopolitics , vol 16, issue 1, pp 130-145 (http://www.tandfonline.com/doi/abs/10.1080/14650045.2010.493791)
  19.  Houtum, H. van and E.M. Sent, (2010), The future of the Euro: heads or tails?, essay in Aelementair, vol. 9, issue 3, p.9-11
  20.  Houtum, van H. (2010),  “Human blacklisting: the global apartheid of the EU’s external border regime” Environment and Planning D: Society and Space 28(6) 957 – 976  ( http://www.envplan.com/abstract.cgi?id=d1909)
  21.  Houtum, van H. (2010), Waiting before the Law; Kafka on the Border, Social and Legal studies , vol. 19 no. 3 pp. 285-297 (http://sls.sagepub.com/content/19/3/285.short?rss=1&ssource=mfr)
  22.  Ernste, H., H. van Houtum, A. Zoomers, (2009), Transworld: debating the place and borders of places in the age of transnationalism, Tijdschrift voor Economische en Sociale Geografie (TESG), Vol. 100, No. 5, pp. 567–577 TESG
  23.  Scott, J. and H. van Houtum, (2009), Reflections on EU territoriality and the ‘bordering’ of Europe, Political Geography, Volume 28, Issue 5, June, p. 271-273 copy available: mail h.vanhoutum@fm.ru.nl
  24.  Noel Parker, Nick Vaughan-Williams, Luiza Bialasiewicz, Sarah Bulmer, Ben Carver, Robin Durie, John Heathershaw, Henk van Houtum, Catarina Kinnvall, Olivier Kramsch, Claudio Minca, Alex Murray, Aleksander Panjek, Chris Rumford, Andrew Schaap, James Sidaway, and John Williams (2009), Lines in the sand? Towards an Agenda for Critical Border Studies, Geopolitics, issue 3, pages 582-587 copy available: mail h.vanhoutum@fm.ru.nl
  25.  Houtum, van H. (2009), You-cracy, The power of people in places, Journal of Power, Volume 2 Issue 2, pp. 322 – 326, copy available: mail h.vanhoutum@fm.ru.nl
  26.  Houtum, H. van and F. Boedeltje (2009), Europe’s shame, Death at the borders of the EU, Antipode, Vol. 41 No. 2, pp 226–230. Copy available: mail h.vanhoutum@fm.ru.nl  AntipodeVanHoutumBoedeltje
  27.  Boedeltje, F. and H. van Houtum (2008), The abduction of Europe: a plea for less Unionism and more Europe, Tijdschrift voor Economische en Sociale Geografie (TESG); vol. 99, n.3, p. 361-365 article in pdf
  28.  Spierings B., H. van Houtum (2008), Brave New world of the Post-Society: The mass-production of the individual consumer and the emergence of template cities, European Planning Studies, vol. 16, no.7, p. 899-909 article in pdf
  29.  Boedeltje, F., H. van Houtum, O.T. Kramsch, (2007),The shadows of no man’s land”. Crossing the border in the divided capital of Nicosia, Cyprus Geographica Helvetica, 2007, issue 1, pages 16-21 article in pdf
  30.  F. Boedeltje, O.T. Kramsch, H. van Houtum, R. Plug (2007), The Fallacious Imperial Geopolitics of EU Enlargement: The Case of Cyprus, Tijdschrift voor Economische en Sociale Geografie (TESG), volume 98, no 1, p. 130-135 article in pdf
  31.  Houtum, H. van and Pijpers, R. (2007), The European Union as a Gated Community: The Two-faced Border and Immigration Regime of the EU, Antipode, March 2007 article in pdf
  32.  Houtum, van H., and R. Gielis, (2006), Elastic migration: the case of Dutch short-distance transmigrants to the borderlands of Belgium and Germany, Tijdschrift voor Economische en Sociale Geografie (TESG), vol. 97, no 2. 191-198 Article in pdf
  33.  Houtum, H. van, (2005), The geopolitics of borders and boundaries; Geopolitics, 10:672–679, 2005 article in pdf
  34.  Uitermark, J., U. Rossi & H. van Houtum (2005), Reinventing multiculturalism. urban citizenship and the negotiation of ethnic diversity in Amsterdam , International Journal of Urban and Regional Research, 29 (3), September,  622-640. article in pdf
  35.  Pijpers, R. and H. van Houtum, (2005) The Eu as a Gated Community, Eurozine, see website
  36.  Houtum, H. van and Velde, B. van der (2004). The power of cross-border labour market immobility. Tijdschrift voor Economische en Sociale Geografie (TESG), 95(1), 100-107. Article in pdf
  37.  Velde, M. van der and Houtum, H. van (2004). The threshold of indifference; rethinking immobility in explaining cross-border labour mobility. Review of Regional Research, 24(1), 39-49
  38.  Van der Velde, M. and H. van Houtum, (2003), Communicating Borders, Journal of Borderlands Studies, Vol. 18, no 1, 1-12 Article in pdf
  39.  Berg, E., H. van Houtum (eds), (2003), Prologue: A border is not a border. Writing and reading borders in space. in Berg E., and H. van Houtum, Routing Borders between territories, discourses and Practices, Aldershot :Ashgate, pp. 1-12
  40.  Houtum, H. van (2003), The influence of the border on border region development, Tijdschrift voor Economische en Sociale Geografie (TESG), vol. 94, no. 5, p. 616-618
  41.  Houtum, H,. van (2002), Borders of comfort: Spatial Economic Bordering Processes in the European Union, in: Anderson, J., L. O’Dowd, and T. Wilson (eds.), New Borders for a Changing Europe; Cross-border co-operation and Governance, London : Frank Cass, pp. 37-58, Regional and Federal Studies, volume 12, winter 2002, nr. 4 Article in pdf
  42.  Singh, J. and H. van Houtum, (2002), Post-colonial nature conservation in Southern Africa : Same Emperors, New Clothes?, Geojournal Article in pdf
  43.  Henk van Houtum and Frank van Dam, (2002), “Topophilia or Topoporno? Patriotic Place Attachment in International Football Derbies”, HAGAR, International Social Science Review, Volume 3, Number 2, p. 231-248 Article in pdf
  44.  Houtum, H. van and A. Strüver (2002), Where is the border?, Journal of creative geography, Vol. 4, No. 1, pp. 20-23 Article in pdf
  45.  Dormans, S., Houtum, H. van, and Lagendijk, A., “The contested rooting of an Entrepreneurial City: The Case of Tilburg”, Information zur Raumentwicklung, Heft 4/5. 2002 Article in pdf
  46.  Houtum, H. van and A. Strüver, (2002), Borders, strangers, bridges and doors, Space and Polity, Vol. 6, No. 2, pp.141-146 article in pdf 
  47.  Houtum, H. van and T. van Naerssen (2002), Bordering, ordering and othering, Tijdschrift voor Economische en Sociale Geografie (TESG), Vol. 93, No. 2, pp.125-136, article in pdf
  48.  Houtum, H. van (2002), Borders of comfort; Spatial economic bordering processes in and by the European Union, Regional and Federal Studies, Vol. 12, No.4
  49.  Houtum, H. van and H. Ernste (2001), Reimagining spaces of (in)difference, Contextualising and reflecting on the intertwining of cities across borders, GeoJournal, 54: 101-105, article in pdf 
  50.  Velde M., H.van Houtum, (2001), The vessel and its crew, passengers and destinations, Journal of Borderlands Studies, Vol. 16, No. 2, P.vi-vii
  51.  Houtum, H. van, and A. Lagendijk, (2001), Contextualising regional identity and imagination in the construction of new policy configurations for polycentric urban regions, the cases of the Ruhr area and the Basque Country, Urban Studies, vol. 38, No 4., pp. 743-764 Article in pdf
  52.  Houtum, H. van, (2000), An overview of European geographical research on borders and border regions, Journal of Borderlands Studies, pp.57-83 Article in pdf
  53.  Houtum, H. van (1999), Internationalisation and Mental borders, Tijdschrift voor Economische en Sociale Geografie (TESG), August, pp. 329-335 Article in pdf
  54.  Houtum H. van, (1999), Borders, Border regions, and Interaction, WeltTrends, Zeitschrift fuer internationale Politik und vergleichende Studien, nr. 22, 1999, pp.215-216
  55.  Houtum H. van, M. Donkers, F. Boekema, F. Corvers, R.Hassink, H. van den Tillaart (1996), Entrepreneering across borders (in Dutch), Tijdschrift voor Economie en Management (TEM), vol XLI, 4, pp.535-560
  56.  Boekema F., H. van Houtum (1995), review of “Regional networks, Border regions and European Integration, Capellin R. & W.J. Batey, London, 1993”, in: Tijdschrift voor Economische en Sociale Geografie (TESG), Vol 86, no. 2
  57.  Boekema F., H. van Houtum (1993), Regional Innovation Policy, Review of dissertation of R. Hassink, R. (1992), Regional innovation policy: case studies from the Ruhr Area, Baden-Wüttemberg and the North East of England. Utrecht: University of Utrecht, Faculty of Geographical Sciences, Netherlands Geographical Studies 145 (PhD thesis). Tijdschrift voor de economische en sociale geografie (TESG), nr. 4, March.