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Wacquant, Loïc - Die Verdammten der Stadt, e-bok

Die Verdammten der Stadt

Wacquant, Loïc


Table of contents
Teil I. Prolog: Ein altes Problem in einer neuen Welt?
1. Die Wiederkehr des Verdrängten
Loïc Wacquant
Teil II. Vom Gemeinschaftsghettozum Hyperghetto
2. Zustand und Schicksal des schwarzen Ghettos am Ende des Jahrhunderts

Lees, Loretta - Planetary Gentrification, e-bok

Planetary Gentrification

Lees, Loretta


Drawing on the 'new' comparative urbanism and writings on planetary urbanization, the authors undertake a much-needed transurban analysis underpinned by a critical political economy approach. Looking beyond the usual gentrification suspects in Europe and North America

Bridge, Gary - The New Blackwell Companion to the City, e-bok

The New Blackwell Companion to the City

Bridge, Gary


The most interdisciplinary collection of its kindProvides a contemporary update on urban thinking that builds on well established debates in the fieldUses the city to explore economic, social, cultural, environmental and political issues more broadlyIncludes contributions

Bowden, Matt - Crime, Disorder and Symbolic Violence, e-bok

Crime, Disorder and Symbolic Violence

Bowden, Matt


Table of contents
Part I. Introduction
1. Urban Disorder and Symbolic Violence: Opening the Case
Matt Bowden
2. A Bourdieusian Perspective: Governing Territory and Subjects
Matt Bowden
Part II. The Theoretical Case: Governing Crime and Disorder in the Urban Periphery in Ireland, 1991–2008
3. The Dublin

Rossi, Ugo - Cities in Global Capitalism, e-bok

Cities in Global Capitalism

Rossi, Ugo


Drawing on a wide range of conceptual approaches, including political economy, neo-institutionalism and radical political theory, this insightful book examines the complex relationships between contemporary capitalist cities and

Bohon, Stephanie A. - Immigration and Population, e-bok

Immigration and Population

Bohon, Stephanie A.


The authors address major socio-political issues of immigration through the lens of demography, bringing demographic insights to bear on a number of pressing questions currently discussed in the media, such as: Does immigration stimulate the economy? Do immigrants

Rivera, Lirio Gutiérrez - Territories of Violence, e-bok

Territories of Violence

Rivera, Lirio Gutiérrez


Table of contents
1. Introduction
Lirio Gutiérrez Rivera
2. State, Space, and Territory
Lirio Gutiérrez Rivera
3. Territorializing the State
Lirio Gutiérrez Rivera
4. Violence and Crime
Lirio Gutiérrez Rivera
5. Marginal Youth and the Maras
Lirio Gutiérrez Rivera
6. Public Security

Strathdee, Robert Craig - Tertiary Education in the 21st Century, e-bok

Tertiary Education in the 21st Century

Strathdee, Robert Craig


The Creation of Contrasting Geographies of Talent in England and New Zealand
Robert Craig Strathdee
5. Innovation and Networks in the Knowledge Economy
Robert Craig Strathdee
6. Innovation and Networks in the Knowledge Economy
Robert Craig Strathdee