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The Resource Theorizing the city : the new urban anthropology reader, edited by Setha M. Low

Theorizing the city : the new urban anthropology reader, edited by Setha M. Low

Label
Theorizing the city : the new urban anthropology reader
Title
Theorizing the city
Title remainder
the new urban anthropology reader
Statement of responsibility
edited by Setha M. Low
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • portraits
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
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Low, Setha M.
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Cities and towns
  • Urban anthropology
  • Sociology, Urban
Label
Theorizing the city : the new urban anthropology reader, edited by Setha M. Low
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
  • Acknowledgments and Permissions
  • Introduction. Theorizing the City/
  • Setha M. Low
  • p. 1
  • Pt. I.
  • Divided City
  • 1.
  • Changing Significance of Race and Class in an African American Community/
  • Steven Gregory
  • p. 37
  • 2.
  • Creating Family Forms: The Exclusion of Men and Teenage Boys from Families in the New York City Shelter System, 1987-1991/
  • Ida Susser
  • p. 67
  • 3.
  • Fortified Enclaves: The New Urban Segregation/
  • Teresa P. R. Caldeira
  • p. 83
  • Pt. II.
  • Contested City
  • 4.
  • Spatializing Culture: The Social Production and Social Construction of Public Space in Costa Rica/
  • Setha M. Low
  • p. 111
  • 5.
  • Landscape and Power in Vienna: Gardens of Discovery/
  • Robert Rotenberg
  • p. 138
  • Pt. III.
  • Global City
  • 6.
  • Personal Relations and Divergent Economies: A Case Study of Hong Kong Investment in South China/
  • Josephine Smart
  • Alan Smart
  • p. 169
  • 7.
  • Wholesale Sushi: Culture and Commodity in Tokyo's Tsukiji Market/
  • Theodore C. Bestor
  • p. 201
  • Pt. IV.
  • Modernist City
  • 8.
  • Modernist City and the Death of the Street/
  • James Holston
  • p. 245
  • 9.
  • Power of Space in the Evolution of an Accra Zongo/
  • Deborah Pellow
  • p. 277
  • Pt. V.
  • Postmodern City
  • 10.
  • Making Place in the Nonplace Urban Realm: Notes on the Revitalization of Downtown Atlanta/
  • Charles Rutheiser
  • p. 317
  • 11.
  • Discourses of the City: Policy and Response in Post-Transitional Barcelona/
  • Gary McDonogh
  • p. 342
  • 12.
  • Spatial Discourses and Social Boundaries: Re-imagining the Toronto Waterfront/
  • Matthew Cooper
  • p. 377
  • Biographical Notes.
  • p. 401
  • Index.
  • p. 405
Control code
24829626
Dimensions
25 cm.
Extent
xii, 433 p.
Isbn
9780813527208
Lccn
99017712
Other physical details
ill., maps
Label
Theorizing the city : the new urban anthropology reader, edited by Setha M. Low
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
  • Acknowledgments and Permissions
  • Introduction. Theorizing the City/
  • Setha M. Low
  • p. 1
  • Pt. I.
  • Divided City
  • 1.
  • Changing Significance of Race and Class in an African American Community/
  • Steven Gregory
  • p. 37
  • 2.
  • Creating Family Forms: The Exclusion of Men and Teenage Boys from Families in the New York City Shelter System, 1987-1991/
  • Ida Susser
  • p. 67
  • 3.
  • Fortified Enclaves: The New Urban Segregation/
  • Teresa P. R. Caldeira
  • p. 83
  • Pt. II.
  • Contested City
  • 4.
  • Spatializing Culture: The Social Production and Social Construction of Public Space in Costa Rica/
  • Setha M. Low
  • p. 111
  • 5.
  • Landscape and Power in Vienna: Gardens of Discovery/
  • Robert Rotenberg
  • p. 138
  • Pt. III.
  • Global City
  • 6.
  • Personal Relations and Divergent Economies: A Case Study of Hong Kong Investment in South China/
  • Josephine Smart
  • Alan Smart
  • p. 169
  • 7.
  • Wholesale Sushi: Culture and Commodity in Tokyo's Tsukiji Market/
  • Theodore C. Bestor
  • p. 201
  • Pt. IV.
  • Modernist City
  • 8.
  • Modernist City and the Death of the Street/
  • James Holston
  • p. 245
  • 9.
  • Power of Space in the Evolution of an Accra Zongo/
  • Deborah Pellow
  • p. 277
  • Pt. V.
  • Postmodern City
  • 10.
  • Making Place in the Nonplace Urban Realm: Notes on the Revitalization of Downtown Atlanta/
  • Charles Rutheiser
  • p. 317
  • 11.
  • Discourses of the City: Policy and Response in Post-Transitional Barcelona/
  • Gary McDonogh
  • p. 342
  • 12.
  • Spatial Discourses and Social Boundaries: Re-imagining the Toronto Waterfront/
  • Matthew Cooper
  • p. 377
  • Biographical Notes.
  • p. 401
  • Index.
  • p. 405
Control code
24829626
Dimensions
25 cm.
Extent
xii, 433 p.
Isbn
9780813527208
Lccn
99017712
Other physical details
ill., maps

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