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  1. Struggling Giants
    Throughout the past thirty years a small number of city-regions have achieved unprecedented global status in the world economy while undergoing radical changes. Struggling Giants examines the transformation of four of the most... Learn More
    Published: 3rd August 2012
    Paperback | £24.99
  2. Justice and the American Metropolis
    Today's American cities and suburbs are the sites of "thick injustice"d—unjust power relations that are deeply and densely concentrated as well as opaque and seemingly intractable. Thick injustice is hard to see, to assign responsibility... Learn More
    Published: 16th August 2011
    Paperback | £20.99
  3. Mobile Urbanism
    Mobile Urbanism provides a unique set of perspectives on the current global-urban condition. Drawing on cutting-edge theoretical work, leading geographers reveal that cities are not isolated objects of study; rather, they are... Learn More
    Published: 6th April 2011
    Paperback | £20.99
  4. Seeking Spatial Justice
    In 1996, the Los Angeles Bus Riders Union, a grassroots advocacy organization, won a historic legal victory against the city's Metropolitan Transit Authority. The resulting consent decree forced the MTA for a period of ten years... Learn More
    Published: 26th March 2010
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  5. Shanghai Rising
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  6. A World of Gangs
    For the more than a billion people who now live in urban slums, gangs are ubiquitous features of daily life. Though still most closely associated with American cities, gangs are an entrenched, worldwide phenomenon that play a... Learn More
    Published: 12th June 2009
    Paperback | £15.99
  7. El Paso
    A grounded and instructive analysis of the ways globalization affects a border city. Every marker of social difference can be easily interpreted in the fashionable language of "borderlands"--and if so, as Victor M. Ortiz-Gonzalez... Learn More
    Published: 21st January 2004
    Hardback | £58.00
    Paperback | £19.99
  8. Remaking New York
    Inequality increases, instability grows, communities fragment: this is the fate of a city in the wake of globalization--but is globalization really the cause? Proposing a new perspective on politics, globalization, and the city,... Learn More
    Published: 9th May 2003
    Paperback | £19.99
  9. Political Space
    On the remote outer coast of Vancouver Island in British Columbia, Clayoquot Sound might seem to be situated at the periphery of contemporary power and authority. And yet, as the disputed land of native peoples and the contentious... Learn More
    Published: 16th December 2002
    Hardback | £62.00
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  10. City Requiem, Calcutta
    Housing developments emerge amid the paddy fields on the fringes of Calcutta; overflowing trains carry peasant women to informal urban labor markets in a daily commute against hunger; land is settled and claimed in a complex choreography... Learn More
    Published: 24th October 2002
    Hardback | £61.00
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  11. Landscapes Of Urban Memory
    Hardback | £71.00
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  12. Fin De Millenaire Budapest
    Published: 5th December 2000
    Hardback | £28.99
  13. Regions That Work
    Hardback | £58.00
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  14. Latino Metropolis

    Latino Metropolis

    Written by Victor M. Valle, Contributions by Rodolfo D. Torres

    Series Globalization and Community

    University of Minnesota Press

    Published: 4th August 2000
    Paperback | £19.99
  15. Selling The Lower East
    The Lower East Side of Manhattan is rich in stories -- of poor immigrants who flocked there in the late nineteenth and early twentieth centuries; of beatniks, hippies, and artists who peopled it mid-century; and of the real estate... Learn More
    Published: 15th March 2000
    Hardback | £58.00
    Paperback | £18.99
  16. Power And City Governance
    Published: 15th November 1999
    Paperback | £22.99
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