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The Resource Cities and urban cultures, Deborah Stevenson

Cities and urban cultures, Deborah Stevenson

Label
Cities and urban cultures
Title
Cities and urban cultures
Statement of responsibility
Deborah Stevenson
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
"Designed as a text for undergraduate courses in cultural studies, sociology and wider social science, this book traces the development of urban environments from the nineteenth century to the present, and illuminates the nature of urban life."--BOOK JACKET
Cataloging source
DLC
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1958-
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Stevenson, Deborah
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Series statement
Issues in cultural and media studies
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  • Cities and towns
  • Sociology, Urban
  • Urban anthropology
  • City and town life
  • Postmodernism
Label
Cities and urban cultures, Deborah Stevenson
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [144]-158) and index
Contents
  • 'Last Trams I' and 'II'/
  • Kenneth Slessor
  • Series Editor's Foreword
  • Acknowledgements
  • 1.
  • City Cultures.
  • p. 1
  • 2.
  • Landscapes of Shadow and Smog: The Emergence of the Industrial City.
  • p. 12
  • 3.
  • Cities of Difference: Inequality, Marginalization and Fear.
  • p. 32
  • 4.
  • Meaning and Memory: Reading the Urban Text.
  • p. 54
  • 5.
  • Designing the Urban: From the City Beautiful to the 'End' of Modernism.
  • p. 73
  • 6.
  • City as Spectacle: Culture and the Reimaging of Cities.
  • p. 93
  • 7.
  • Imagining the City: Movies, Maps and Cyberspace.
  • p. 113
  • 8.
  • Conclusion: Beyond Urbanism?.
  • p. 134
  • Glossary.
  • p. 141
  • References.
  • p. 144
  • Index.
  • p. 159
Control code
GLAD185075154-B
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xiv, 164 p.
Isbn
9780335208449
Lccn
2002030367
Label
Cities and urban cultures, Deborah Stevenson
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [144]-158) and index
Contents
  • 'Last Trams I' and 'II'/
  • Kenneth Slessor
  • Series Editor's Foreword
  • Acknowledgements
  • 1.
  • City Cultures.
  • p. 1
  • 2.
  • Landscapes of Shadow and Smog: The Emergence of the Industrial City.
  • p. 12
  • 3.
  • Cities of Difference: Inequality, Marginalization and Fear.
  • p. 32
  • 4.
  • Meaning and Memory: Reading the Urban Text.
  • p. 54
  • 5.
  • Designing the Urban: From the City Beautiful to the 'End' of Modernism.
  • p. 73
  • 6.
  • City as Spectacle: Culture and the Reimaging of Cities.
  • p. 93
  • 7.
  • Imagining the City: Movies, Maps and Cyberspace.
  • p. 113
  • 8.
  • Conclusion: Beyond Urbanism?.
  • p. 134
  • Glossary.
  • p. 141
  • References.
  • p. 144
  • Index.
  • p. 159
Control code
GLAD185075154-B
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xiv, 164 p.
Isbn
9780335208449
Lccn
2002030367

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