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In the nature of cities : urban political ecology and the politics of urban metabolism, edited by Nik Heynen, Maria Kaika and Erik Swyngedouw

Label
In the nature of cities : urban political ecology and the politics of urban metabolism
Title
In the nature of cities
Title remainder
urban political ecology and the politics of urban metabolism
Statement of responsibility
edited by Nik Heynen, Maria Kaika and Erik Swyngedouw
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Member of
Dewey number
307.76
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1973-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Heynen, Nik
  • Kaika, Maria
  • Swyngedouw, E.
Series statement
Questioning cities
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Urban ecology (Sociology)
  • Political ecology
Label
In the nature of cities : urban political ecology and the politics of urban metabolism, edited by Nik Heynen, Maria Kaika and Erik Swyngedouw
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Color
other
Contents
Urban political ecology: Politicising the production of urban natures / Nik Heynen, Maria Kaika, and Erik Swyngedouw -- Metabolic urbanization: The making of cyborg cities / Erik Swyngedouw -- Metropolitics and metabolics: Rolling out environmentalism in Toronto / Roger Keil and Julie-Anne Boudreau -- Urban nature and the ecological imaginary / Matthew Gandy -- Nature's carnival: The ecology of pleasure at Coney Island / Eliza Darling -- The desire to metabolize nature: Edward Loveden Loveden, William Vanderstegen, and the disciplining of the river Thames / Stuart Oliver -- Turfgrass subjects: The political economy of urban monoculture / Paul Robbins and Julie Sharp -- Justice of eating in the city: The political ecology of urban hunger / Nik Heynen -- Metabolisms of obe-city: Flows of fat through bodies, cities, and sewers / Simon Marvin and Will Medd -- The political ecology of water scarcity: The 1989-1991 Athenian drought / Maria Kaika -- The metabolic processes of capital accumulation in Durban's waterscape / Alex Loftus -- The public/private conundrum of urban water: A view from South Africa / Laila Smith and Greg Ruiters -- Inherited fragmentations and narratives of environmental control in entrepreneurial Philadelphia / Alec Brownlow -- Transnational alliances and global politics: New geographies of urban environmental justice struggles / David N. Pellow -- Urban metabolism as target: Contemporary war as forced demodernisation / Stephen Graham
Control code
ocn314191079
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (271 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9786610377275
Note
Taylor & Francis
Other control number
  • 9780415368278
  • 9780415368285
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)314191079
Label
In the nature of cities : urban political ecology and the politics of urban metabolism, edited by Nik Heynen, Maria Kaika and Erik Swyngedouw
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Color
other
Contents
Urban political ecology: Politicising the production of urban natures / Nik Heynen, Maria Kaika, and Erik Swyngedouw -- Metabolic urbanization: The making of cyborg cities / Erik Swyngedouw -- Metropolitics and metabolics: Rolling out environmentalism in Toronto / Roger Keil and Julie-Anne Boudreau -- Urban nature and the ecological imaginary / Matthew Gandy -- Nature's carnival: The ecology of pleasure at Coney Island / Eliza Darling -- The desire to metabolize nature: Edward Loveden Loveden, William Vanderstegen, and the disciplining of the river Thames / Stuart Oliver -- Turfgrass subjects: The political economy of urban monoculture / Paul Robbins and Julie Sharp -- Justice of eating in the city: The political ecology of urban hunger / Nik Heynen -- Metabolisms of obe-city: Flows of fat through bodies, cities, and sewers / Simon Marvin and Will Medd -- The political ecology of water scarcity: The 1989-1991 Athenian drought / Maria Kaika -- The metabolic processes of capital accumulation in Durban's waterscape / Alex Loftus -- The public/private conundrum of urban water: A view from South Africa / Laila Smith and Greg Ruiters -- Inherited fragmentations and narratives of environmental control in entrepreneurial Philadelphia / Alec Brownlow -- Transnational alliances and global politics: New geographies of urban environmental justice struggles / David N. Pellow -- Urban metabolism as target: Contemporary war as forced demodernisation / Stephen Graham
Control code
ocn314191079
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (271 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9786610377275
Note
Taylor & Francis
Other control number
  • 9780415368278
  • 9780415368285
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)314191079

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