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The Resource The politics of public space, edited by Setha Low and Neil Smith

The politics of public space, edited by Setha Low and Neil Smith

Label
The politics of public space
Title
The politics of public space
Statement of responsibility
edited by Setha Low and Neil Smith
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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1954-2012.
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Low, Setha M
  • Smith, Neil
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  • Public spaces
  • Public spaces
  • Democracy
  • Social control
Label
The politics of public space, edited by Setha Low and Neil Smith
Instantiates
Publication
Note
"This volume grew out of a conference held at the CUNY Graduate Center ... co-sponsored by the CUNY Public Space Research Group and the Center for Place, Culture, and Politics located at the Graduate Center, and by the Alen Institute"--Pref
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
Introduction: the imperative of public space / Neil Smith and Setha Low -- The political economy of public space / David Harvey -- Building the American way: public subsidy, private space / Dolores Hayden -- Appropriating "the commons": the tragedy of property rights discourse / Elizabeth Blackmar -- How private interests take over public space: zoning, taxes, and incorporation of gated communities / Setha Low -- Power, space, and terror: social reproduction and the public environment / Cindi Katz -- Geography of fear: crime and the transformation of public space in post-apartheid South Africa / Ashley Dawson -- Clean and safe? Property redevelopment, public space, and homelessness in downtown San Diego / Don Mitchell and Lynn A. Staeheli
Control code
ocm58830207
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
vii, 185 p.
Isbn
9780415951395
Lccn
2005008804
Label
The politics of public space, edited by Setha Low and Neil Smith
Publication
Note
"This volume grew out of a conference held at the CUNY Graduate Center ... co-sponsored by the CUNY Public Space Research Group and the Center for Place, Culture, and Politics located at the Graduate Center, and by the Alen Institute"--Pref
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
Introduction: the imperative of public space / Neil Smith and Setha Low -- The political economy of public space / David Harvey -- Building the American way: public subsidy, private space / Dolores Hayden -- Appropriating "the commons": the tragedy of property rights discourse / Elizabeth Blackmar -- How private interests take over public space: zoning, taxes, and incorporation of gated communities / Setha Low -- Power, space, and terror: social reproduction and the public environment / Cindi Katz -- Geography of fear: crime and the transformation of public space in post-apartheid South Africa / Ashley Dawson -- Clean and safe? Property redevelopment, public space, and homelessness in downtown San Diego / Don Mitchell and Lynn A. Staeheli
Control code
ocm58830207
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
vii, 185 p.
Isbn
9780415951395
Lccn
2005008804

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