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Critical Perspectives on Urban Redevelopment Vol: 6

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27 Jul 2001
Emerald Group Publishing Limited
464 pages - 156 x 234 x 25mm
Research in Urban Sociology


This is the fifth volume in a series which studies research in urban sociology, this work is an analysis of race and ethnicity in urban areas.
EDITORIAL BOARD. List of Contributors. Urban redevelopment, past and present. Monuments of tomorrow: Industrial ruins at the millennium. City redevelopment policies and the criminalization of homelessness: A narrative case study. Innovation, speculation, and urban development: The new media market brokers of new york city. Regime structure and the politics of issue definition: Urban redevelopment in pittsburgh, past and present. On fragmentation, urban and social. Historic preservation, gentrification, and tourism: The transformation of Charleston, South Carolina. Gentrification, housing policy, and the new context of urban redevelopment. Household survival strategies in a public housing development. Abstract space, social space, and the redevelopment of public housing. World city theory: The case of seoul. The city as an entertainment machine. The “disneyfication” of times square: Back to the future?. Redevelopment for whom and for what purpose? A research agenda for urban redevelopment in the twenty first century.

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