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The Sage handbook of the 21st century city / [edited by] Suzanne Hall, Ricky Burdett.

Contributor(s): Hall, Suzanne [editor.] | Burdett, Richard [editor.].
Publisher: Thousand Oaks, CA : SAGE Publications Inc., 2017; ?2018Edition: 1st edition.Description: 1 online resource (706 pages) : illustrations.Content type: text | still image Media type: computer Carrier type: online resourceISBN: 9781526402059 (ebook) :.Subject(s): Urbanization -- Handbooks, manuals, etc | Sociology, Urban -- Handbooks, manuals, etc | Urban policy -- Handbooks, manuals, etcAdditional physical formats: Print version :: No title; Print version :: No title; Print version :: No titleDDC classification: 307.76 Online resources: Free access until July 2020 from SAGE Knowledge Reference and E-Book Collection Summary: The SAGE handbook of the 21st century city focuses on the dynamics and disruptions of the contemporary city in relation to capricious processes of global urbanisation, mutation and resistance. An international range of scholars engage with emerging urban conditions and inequalities in experimental ways, speaking to new ideas of what constitutes the urban, highlighting empirical explorations and expanding on contributions to policy and design. The handbook is organised around nine key themes, through which familiar analytic categories of race, gender and class, as well as binaries such as the urban/rural, are readdressed. These thematic sections together capture the volatile processes and intricacies of urbanisation that reveal the turbulent nature of our early twenty-first century: Hierarchy: Elites and Evictions Productivity: Over-investment and Abandonment Authority: Governance and ...
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Includes index.

The SAGE handbook of the 21st century city focuses on the dynamics and disruptions of the contemporary city in relation to capricious processes of global urbanisation, mutation and resistance. An international range of scholars engage with emerging urban conditions and inequalities in experimental ways, speaking to new ideas of what constitutes the urban, highlighting empirical explorations and expanding on contributions to policy and design. The handbook is organised around nine key themes, through which familiar analytic categories of race, gender and class, as well as binaries such as the urban/rural, are readdressed. These thematic sections together capture the volatile processes and intricacies of urbanisation that reveal the turbulent nature of our early twenty-first century: Hierarchy: Elites and Evictions Productivity: Over-investment and Abandonment Authority: Governance and ...

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