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|Additional Physical Format:||Print version:
Samara, Tony Roshan.
Locating Right to the City in the Global South.
Hoboken : Taylor and Francis, 2013
|Material Type:||Document, Internet resource|
|Document Type:||Internet Resource, Computer File|
|All Authors / Contributors:||
Tony Roshan Samara; Shenjing He; Guo Chen
|Description:||1 online resource (329 pages).|
|Contents:||Locating Right to the City in the Global South; Copyright; Contents; List of illustrations; List of contributors; Introduction: Locating Right to the City in the Global South; Part I A city divided against itself; 1 Towards the right to the city in informal settlements; 2 Cities without slums in Morocco? New modalities of urban government and the bidonville as a neoliberal assemblage; 3 The divisive nature of neoliberal urban renewal in Ouagadougou, Burkina Faso; 4 Greening dispossession: environmental governance and socio-spatial transformation in Yixing, China. Part II Governance and cosmopolitanism: escaping the South5 Urban governance, mega-projects and scalar transformations in China and India; 6 Bourgeois environmentalism, leftist development and neoliberal urbanism in the City of Joy; 7 Public space versus tableau: the right-to-the-city paradox in neoliberal Bogotá, Colombia; 8 Resisting the neoliberalization of space in Mexico City; 9 City ghosts: the haunted struggles for downtown Durban and Berlin Neukölln; Part III Governance and counter-governance: the shape of urban conflict and the urban future. 10 Insurgency and institutionalized social participation in local-level urban planning: the case of PAC comuna, Santiago de Chile, 2003-511 Distinguishing the right kind of city: contentious urban middle classes in Argentina, Brazil and Turkey; 12 Bloggers' right to Cairo's real and virtual spaces of protest; Afterword: re-engaging with transnational urbanism; Index.|
|Series Title:||Routledge studies in human geography.|
|Responsibility:||edited by Tony Roshan Samara, Shenjing He and Guo Chen.|
"Locating Right to the City in the Global South, brings together empirically and theoretically rich case studies that contribute to the development of conceptual tools for understanding contemporary
- Urbanization -- Southern Hemisphere.
- Urbanization -- Developing countries.
- Sociology, Urban -- Southern Hemisphere.
- Sociology, Urban -- Developing countries.
- Urban policy -- Southern Hemisphere.
- Urban policy -- Developing countries.
- Urban sociology -- Developing countries.
- Urban sociology -- Southern Hemisphere.
- SOCIAL SCIENCE -- Sociology -- Urban.
- Sociology, Urban.
- Urban policy.
- Developing countries.
- Southern Hemisphere.