This article demonstrates how Justifications Analysis can be used to understand how citizens effectively politicise land-use proposals in the public sphere. I examine a proposal to develop housing on a public reserve in Auckland, New Zealand, and the moral justifications employed by supporters and concerned citizens.
Hamlin, M. J. (2021). From housing crisis initiative to public issue: Justifications Analysis of land-use proposals in the public sphere. European Journal of Cultural and Political Sociology. https://doi.org/10.1080/23254823.2021.1896973