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Power and City Governance: Comparative Perspectives on Urban Development

Power and City Governance

Comparative Perspectives on Urban Development

University of Minnesota Press (1999)
90,58 €

This book develops a new way of comparing and understanding urban politics across national borders....

Political Space: Reading the Global through Clayoquot Sound

Political Space

Reading the Global through Clayoquot Sound

University of Minnesota Press (2002)
77,64 €

The authors develop a new way of making sense of the rapidly changing character of political life in...

A World of Gangs

Armed Young Men and Gangsta Culture

University of Minnesota Press (2008)

“Street gangs mirror the inhuman ambitions and greed of society’s trendsetters and deities even as...

The Durable Slum: Dharavi and the Right to Stay Put in Globalizing Mumbai

The Durable Slum

Dharavi and the Right to Stay Put in Globalizing Mumbai

University of Minnesota Press (2014)
80,88 €

In the center of Mumbai, next to the city’s newest and most expensive commercial developments, lies...

Security in the Bubble

Navigating Crime in Urban South Africa

University of Minnesota Press (2015)

Focusing on the South African city of Durban, Security in the Bubble looks at spatialized security...

The Servant Class City

Urban Revitalization versus the Working Poor in San Diego

University of Minnesota Press (2016)

San Diego, California, is frequently viewed as a model for American urban revitalization. It looks...

University of Minnesota Press (2016)

With his background as a community organizer and as a state legislator representing Chicago’s South...

Renew Orleans?

Globalized Development and Worker Resistance after Katrina

University of Minnesota Press (2018)

Urban development after disaster, the fading of black political clout, and the onset of...

Globalized Authoritarianism

Megaprojects, Slums, and Class Relations in Urban Morocco

University of Minnesota Press (2018)

A rich investigation into Morocco’s urban politics Over the past thirty years, Morocco’s cities...

City Requiem, Calcutta: Gender and the Politics of Poverty

City Requiem, Calcutta

Gender and the Politics of Poverty

University of Minnesota Press (2002)
76,03 €

An ethnography of urban development in Calcutta, Ananya Roy’s book explores the dynamics of class...