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The neoliberal city : governance, ideology, and development in American urbanism

Author: Jason R Hackworth
Publisher: Ithaca : Cornell University Press, 2007.
Series: Cornell paperbacks.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"Drawing from geography, urban studies, and political science, The Neoliberal City is a good introduction to many debates in those disciplines and to some important arguments about the neoliberal city. Jason Hackworth's discussion of liberalism and neoliberalism is particularly valuable for its clarity and because it provides a punchy and well-argued account of the intellectual development of neoliberalism. By  Read more...
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Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Hackworth, Jason R.
Neoliberal city.
Ithaca : Cornell University Press, 2007
(OCoLC)608024569
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Jason R Hackworth
ISBN: 0801444888 0801473039 9780801444883 9780801473036
OCLC Number: 70676543
Description: xiv, 225 pages : illustrations, maps ; 23 cm
Contents: The place, time, and process of neoliberal urbanism --
Choosing a neoliberal path --
The glocalization of governance --
The public-private partnership --
The neoliberal spatial fix --
The reinvested urban core --
Neoliberal gentrification --
Mega-projects in the urban core : bread or circus? --
Social struggle in a neoliberal policy landscape --
Alternative futures at the end of history.
Series Title: Cornell paperbacks.
Responsibility: Jason Hackworth.
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The shift in the ideological winds toward a "free-market" economy has brought profound effects in urban areas. The Neoliberal City presents an overview of the effect of these changes on today's  Read more...

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