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Iron curtains : gates, suburbs, and privatization of space in the post-socialist city

Author: Sonia Hirt
Publisher: Hoboken, N.J. : Wiley & Sons, 2012.
Series: Studies in urban and social change.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Utilising research conducted primarily with residents of Sofia, Bulgaria, 'Iron Curtains' explores the human dimension of new city-building that has emerged in East Europe.
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Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Sonia Hirt
ISBN: 9781444338270 1444338277 9781444338263 1444338269
OCLC Number: 760068651
Description: xiii, 239 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm.
Contents: Introduction --
Public, private, privatism --
The post-socialist city --
Post-modern urbanism revisited --
Sofia : wither the socialist city --
The ninth ring: suburbanizing Sofia --
Iron curtains I: gated homes --
Iron curtains II: gated complexes --
Architecture of disunity --
Possibilities --
Figures and tables --
Appendix --
References --
Notes.
Series Title: Studies in urban and social change.
Responsibility: Sonia A. Hirt.
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