The new urban question /

A lucid and vibrant contribution to the field of urban studies, tracing the connections between radical urban theory and political activism.

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Bibliographic Details
Author / Creator: Merrifield, Andy (Author)
Format: eBook Electronic
Language:English
Imprint: London : PlutoPress, 2014.
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Table of Contents:
  • Preface: Neo-Haussmannization and its Discontents; 1. Whither Urban Studies?; 2. Old Urban Questions Revisited (and Reconstituted); 3. Cities Under Tension; 4. Strategic Embellishment and Urban Civil War; 5. Sentimental Urban Education; 6. Urban Jacobinism; 7. Old Discourse on New Inequality; 8. Every Revolution has Its Agora; 9. Taking Back Urban Politics; 10. Whose City? The Parasites', of course ... ; Afterword: The Parasitic Mode of Urbanization; Index.