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  • The End of Blacknessby Debra J. Dickerson

    Knopf Doubleday Publishing Group 2008; US$ 16.95

    Debra Dickerson pulls no punches in this electrifying manifesto. Outspoken journalist and author of the critically acclaimed memoir An American Story , she challenges black Americans to stop obsessing about racism and start focusing on problems they can fix. The way out of the ghetto, she asserts, is to take a good, hard look in the mirror. Get angry,... more...

  • Networked Urbanismby Talja Blokland; Mike Savage

    Ashgate Publishing Ltd 2008; US$ 124.95

    Despite considerable interest in social capital amongst urban policy makers and academics alike, there is currently little direct focus on its urban dimensions. In this volume leading urban researchers from the Netherlands, the UK, the USA, Australia, Italy and France explore the nature of social networks and the significance of voluntary associations... more...

  • Cities in a Globalizing Worldby Frannie Leautier

    World Bank Publications 2006; US$ 9.99

    "In a world moving very rapidly on both urbanization and globalization, cities in the developing world face both serious challenges and attractive opportunities. They can reap the benefits of economic growth by creating an enabling investment climate: well-functioning markets, institutions that support sound governance and regulatory regimes,... more...

  • East Endersby Katharine Mumford; Anne Power

    Policy Press 2003; US$ 34.50

    This moving book about the lives of families in London's East End gives important new insights into neighbourhood relations (including race relations), through the eyes of the local community. more...

  • Urban and Regional Policy and its Effects, 2by Nancy Pindus; Howard Wial; Harold Wolman

    Brookings Institution Press 2009; US$ 26.95

    The goal of this book, the second in a series, is to inform policymakers, practitioners, and scholars about the effectiveness of select policy approaches, reforms, and experiments in addressing key social and economic problems facing cities, suburbs, and metropolitan areas. What can we say about what works, what doesn’t, and why? And what does... more...

  • Whose Public Space?by Ali Madanipour

    Taylor and Francis 2010; US$ 59.95

    Modern urban societies have become fragmented environments consisting of individuals. Here theoretical accounts and case studies address whether making public spaces more accessible can restore the social fabric of the city, highlighting key projects across the world.  more...

  • From Fetish to Subjectby Carole Sweeney

    ABC-CLIO 2004; US$ 123.00

    Was modern primitivism complicit with the ideologies of colonialism, or was it a multivalent encounter with difference? Examining race and modernism through a wider and more historically contextualized study, Sweeney brings together a variety of published and new scholarship to expand the discussion on the links between modernism and primitivism. Tracing... more...

  • The Ethnic Phenomenonby Pierre Van Den Berghe

    ABC-CLIO 1987; US$ 36.95

    Van den Berghe contends that intergroup relations are reducible to individuals competing for scarce resources. While social classes are grouped according to common material interests, ethnic groups are organized by real or punitive common descent--ultimately on the basis of common interests. The author argues that ethnic nepotism is, at its very foundation,... more...

  • Dimensions of the Sustainable City, 2by Michael Jenks

    Springer 2009; US$ 89.99

    The CityForm consortium's latest book, "Dimensions of the Sustainable City", is the first book to report on an empirical multi-disciplinary study specifically designed to address urban sustainability. Drawing together the various dimensions of sustainability - economic, social, transport, energy and ecological - the book examines their... more...

  • Globalization and Urban Implosionby Remo Dalla Longa

    Springer 2009; US$ 159.00

    Globalization has rendered many economic and social urban functions obsolete. Large cities face a form of implosion, which necessitates a rethinking of both contents and containers. This book focuses on the latter aspect. It presents a model of complex urban interventions. more...