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|Additional Physical Format:||Online version:
Community cohesion in crisis.
Bristol : Policy, 2008
|All Authors / Contributors:||
John Flint; David Robinson, (College teacher)
|ISBN:||9781847420244 1847420249 1847420230 9781847420237|
|Description:||vii, 277 pages ; 24 cm|
|Contents:||Introduction ̃David Robinson and John Flint; Part one: Discourses on cohesion and neighbourhoods: The 'disputed territories' of neighbourhoods ̃David Robinson; Community cohesion and problematised people and places ̃Jon Burnett; The stigmatisation of young people's cultures and places ̃Lynn Hancock; Part two: Dynamics of neighbourhood diversity and cohesion: Housing market interventions and the connectivity of places ̃Ian Cole; Employment and disconnection: cultures of worklessness in neighbourhoods ̃Del Roy Fletcher; Beyond 'social glue': faith, social capital and community ̃Robert Furbey; Shifting geographies of minority ethnic settlement: remaking communities in Oldham and Rochdale ̃Deborah Phillips, Ludi Simpson and Sameera Hussain; The contribution of voluntary and community organisations to social and cultural cohesion in neighbourhoods ̃Peter Wells and Sarah Pearson; Welfare state institutions and secessionary spaces ̃John Flint; Part three: New dimensions of neighbourhood disconnections: New immigration and neighbourhood cohesion ̃Kesia Reeve; The impacts of territoriality on neighbourhood dynamics ̃Keith Kintrea and Naofumi Suzuki; Geodemographics and the construction of differentiated neighbourhoods ̃Roger Burrows; Gated communities and neighbourhood cohesion ̃Sarah Blandy; Conclusions ̃David Robinson and John Flint.|
|Responsibility:||edited by John Flint and David Robinson.|
"This collection is highly recommended to all those who are engaged in work to promote cohesion." Runnymede Trust Bulletin "This book exposes the vacuous heart of the communitarianism ideal of social