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The Resource Urban theory beyond the West : a world of cities, edited by Tim Edensor and Mark Jayne

Urban theory beyond the West : a world of cities, edited by Tim Edensor and Mark Jayne

Label
Urban theory beyond the West : a world of cities
Title
Urban theory beyond the West
Title remainder
a world of cities
Statement of responsibility
edited by Tim Edensor and Mark Jayne
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1957-
  • 1970-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Edensor, Tim
  • Jayne, Mark
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Urbanization
  • City planning
  • Urban geography
  • Political geography
  • Political ecology
Label
Urban theory beyond the West : a world of cities, edited by Tim Edensor and Mark Jayne
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [333]-371) and index
Contents
Introduction: urban theory beyond 'the West' -- No longer the subaltern: refiguring cities of the global south -- China exceptionalism? Unbounding narratives on urban China -- Urban theory beyond the 'East/West divide'? Cities and urban research in postsocialist Europe -- Urbanism, colonialism, and subalternity -- Governing cities without states? Rethinking urban political theories in Asia -- Public parks in the Americas: New York City and Buenos Aires -- An illness called Managua: 'extraordinary' urbanisation and 'mal-development' in Nicaragua -- The concept of privacy and space in Kurdish cities -- The networked city: popular modernizers and urban transformation in Morelia, Mexico, 1880-1955 -- Distinctly Delhi: affect and exclusion in a crowded city -- Shanghai borderlands: the rise of a new urbanity? -- Contemporary urban culture in Latin America: everyday life in Santiago, Chile -- Urban (im)mobility: public encounters in Dubai -- Reality tours: experiencing the 'real thing' in Rio de Janeiro's favelas -- Modern warfare and theorization of the Middle Eastern city -- Reading Thai community: reformation and fragmentation -- Urban political ecology in the global south: everyday environmental struggles of home in Managua, Nicaragua -- Spectral Kinshasa: building the city through an architecture of words -- Afterword: a world of cities
Control code
ocn613425161
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xvii, 382 p.
Isbn
9780203802861
Isbn Type
(ebk.)
Lccn
2011013425
Other physical details
ill., maps
System control number
(OCoLC)613425161
Label
Urban theory beyond the West : a world of cities, edited by Tim Edensor and Mark Jayne
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [333]-371) and index
Contents
Introduction: urban theory beyond 'the West' -- No longer the subaltern: refiguring cities of the global south -- China exceptionalism? Unbounding narratives on urban China -- Urban theory beyond the 'East/West divide'? Cities and urban research in postsocialist Europe -- Urbanism, colonialism, and subalternity -- Governing cities without states? Rethinking urban political theories in Asia -- Public parks in the Americas: New York City and Buenos Aires -- An illness called Managua: 'extraordinary' urbanisation and 'mal-development' in Nicaragua -- The concept of privacy and space in Kurdish cities -- The networked city: popular modernizers and urban transformation in Morelia, Mexico, 1880-1955 -- Distinctly Delhi: affect and exclusion in a crowded city -- Shanghai borderlands: the rise of a new urbanity? -- Contemporary urban culture in Latin America: everyday life in Santiago, Chile -- Urban (im)mobility: public encounters in Dubai -- Reality tours: experiencing the 'real thing' in Rio de Janeiro's favelas -- Modern warfare and theorization of the Middle Eastern city -- Reading Thai community: reformation and fragmentation -- Urban political ecology in the global south: everyday environmental struggles of home in Managua, Nicaragua -- Spectral Kinshasa: building the city through an architecture of words -- Afterword: a world of cities
Control code
ocn613425161
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xvii, 382 p.
Isbn
9780203802861
Isbn Type
(ebk.)
Lccn
2011013425
Other physical details
ill., maps
System control number
(OCoLC)613425161

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