Changing Neighbourhoods : Social and Spatial Polarization in Canadian Cities. (Book, 2020) [WorldCat.org]
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Changing Neighbourhoods : Social and Spatial Polarization in Canadian Cities.

Author: Jill Grant
Publisher: University of British Columbia Press 2020.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Changing Neighbourhoods offers revealing insights into the way that Canadian cities have grown increasingly unequal and polarized since 1980, identifying the causal factors driving neighbourhood  Read more...

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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Jill Grant
ISBN: 9780774862028 0774862025
OCLC Number: 1153032419
Description: 352 p.
Contents: Foreword / Janet L. SmithPrefacePart 1: Exploring Neighbourhood Change1 Inequality and Neighbourhood Change: Context, Concept, and Process / Larry S. Bourne and J. David Hulchanski2 Plus ca Change: Neighbourhood Inequality in Canadian Cities since 1900 / Richard Harris3 Using Social Dimensions and Neighbourhood Typologies to Characterize Neighbourhood Change / Ivan Townshend and Robert MurdiePart 2: Investigating Neighbourhood Change in Canada4 Inequality and Neighbourhood Change in the Greater Toronto Region / Alan Walks5 Montreal: The Changing Drivers of Inequality between Neighbourhoods / Xavier Leloup and Damaris Rose6 The Social Geography of Uneven Incomes in Metropolitan Vancouver / David Ley and Nicholas Lynch7 Hamilton: Poster Child for Concentrated Poverty / Richard Harris8 Halifax: Scaling Inequality / Jill L. Grant and Howard Ramos9 Neighbourhood Change in Calgary: An Evolving Geography of Income Inequality and Social Difference / Ivan Townshend, Byron Miller, and Derek Cook10 People, Policies, and Place: Indigenous and Immigrant Population Shift s in Winnipeg's Inner-City Neighbourhoods / Jino Distasio and Sarah ZellPart 3: Understanding the Implications of Neighbourhood Change11 Mapping Canada's Fragmented Social Policy Space: Plotting Ways to Reverse Trends in Inequality and Segregation through Coordinated Poverty Reduction / Scott Graham, Stephanie Procyk, and Michelynn Lafleche12 Evaluating Neighbourhood Inequality and Change: Lessons from a National Comparison / Jill L. Grant, Alan Walks, and Howard RamosReferences; Contributors; Index

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Overall, this is an important work for social geography and urban studies. -- M.E. Pfeifer * CHOICE Connect *

 
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