Urbicide : the politics of urban destruction /

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Author / Creator:Coward, Martin, 1973-
Imprint:London ; New York : Routledge, 2009.
Description:xiv, 161 p. ; 25 cm.
Language:English
Series:Routledge advances in international relations and global politics ; 66
Subject:Urban ecology (Sociology)
Urban violence.
Urban ecology (Sociology)
Urban violence.
Format: Print Book
URL for this record:http://pi.lib.uchicago.edu/1001/cat/bib/7472234
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ISBN:9780415461313 (hardback : alk. paper)
0415461316 (hardback : alk. paper)
9780203890639 (ebook)
0203890639 (ebook)
Notes:Includes bibliographical references (p. [147]-155) and index.
Table of Contents:
  • Preface and acknowledgments
  • Introduction: The destruction of shared space
  • 1. Interpreting destruction of the built environment
  • 2. The logic of urbicide
  • 3. The built environment and shared spatiality
  • 4. The nature of heterogeneity: From Mitsein to the inoperative community
  • 5. The political stakes of urbicide
  • 6. The conceptual stakes of urbicide
  • Conclusion
  • Notes
  • Bibliography
  • Index