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  • Race and Urban Space in American Cultureby Liam Kennedy

    Taylor and Francis 2013; US$ 65.95

    First published in 2000. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company. more...

  • Migrationsort Quartierby Olaf Schnur; Matthias Drilling; Philipp Zakrzewski

    Springer 2012; US$ 39.95

    ?In einer seit Mitte des 20. Jahrhunderts „in Bewegung geratenen“ Welt sind Entfernungen relativ und Wanderungen zum konstitutiven Element geworden. Im Kontext der Migration stellen sich Fragen nach kultureller Heterogenität, Selbstverortung und Identität – auch und gerade im Quartiersumfeld. Genau darum geht es in diesem Band:... more...

  • Residential Segregation in Comparative Perspectiveby Thomas Maloutas; Kuniko Fujita

    Ashgate Publishing Ltd 2012; US$ 119.95

    The aim of this book is to introduce the significantly different urban experiences in social and spatial segregation patterns and rationales which exist among the world's regions and to demonstrate that urban theory needs to draw systematically upon this wide range of experiences. The cities selected (Athens, Beijing, Budapest, Copenhagen, Hong... more...

  • Erlebnis Stadtparkby Heidi Kaspar

    Springer 2012; US$ 39.99

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  • Selling Ethnic Neighborhoodsby Volkan Aytar; Jan Rath

    Taylor and Francis 2012; US$ 44.95

    While ethnic neighborhoods are usually associated with poverty, crime and social problems, they have also emerged as places of leisure and consumption, providing opportunities for numerous entrepreneurs and employees. Local and national governments and other regulatory actors, as well as the media, have started to see and promote these neighborhoods... more...

  • Seeing Cities Changeby Jerome Krase

    Ashgate Publishing Ltd 2012; US$ 109.95

    Seeing Cities Change demonstrates the utility of a visual approach and the study of ordinary streetscapes to document and analyse how the built environment reflects the changing cultural and class identities of neighborhood residents. Discussing the manner in which these changes relate to issues of local and national identities and multiculturalism,... more...

  • Living the Dramaby David J. Harding

    University of Chicago Press 2010; US$ 25.00

    For the middle class and the affluent, local ties seem to matter less and less these days, but in the inner city, your life can be irrevocably shaped by what block you live on. Living the Drama takes a close look at three neighborhoods in Boston to analyze the many complex ways that the context of community shapes the daily lives and long-term... more...

  • Beyond Segregationby Michael Maly

    Temple University Press 2008; US$ 27.95

    At a time when cities appear to be fragmenting mosaics of ethnic enclaves, it is reassuring to know there are still stable multicultural neighborhoods. Beyond Segregation offers a tour of some of America's best known multiethnic neighborhoods: Uptown in Chicago, Jackson Heights (Queens), and San Antonio-Fruitvale in Oakland. Readers will learn the... more...

  • The Black Metropolis in the Twenty-First Centuryby Robert D. Bullard

    Rowman & Littlefield Publishers 2007; US$ 30.99

    This book brings together key essays that seek to make visible and expand our understanding of the role of government (policies, programs, and investments) in shaping cities and metropolitan regions; the costs and consequences of uneven urban and regional growth patterns; suburban sprawl and public health, transportation, and economic development;... more...