The emancipatory city? [electronic resource] : paradoxes and possibilities / edited by Loretta Lees
- London : SAGE, 2004.
- Physical Description:
- 1 online resource (x, 243 pages) : illustrations
- Additional Creators:
- Lees, Loretta
- Machine generated contents note: 1.The emancipatory city : urban (re)visions / Loretta Lees -- 2.Domesticating monsters : cartographies of difference and the emancipatory city / Susan Ruddick -- 3.Zero tolerance, maximum surveillance? : deviance, difference and crime control in the late modern city / Nicholas Fyfe -- 4.Impurity and the emancipatory city : young people, community safety and racial danger / Les Back / Michael Keith -- 5.The emancipatory community? : place, politics and collective action in cities / James DeFilippis / Peter North -- 6.Sites of public (homo)sex and the carnivalesque spaces of reclaim the streets / Gavin Brown -- 7.Inventing new games : unitary urbanism and the politics of space / David Pinder -- 8.Everyday rationality and the emancipatory city / Gary Bridge -- 9.Urban escapades : play in Melbourne's public spaces / Quentin Stevens -- 10.The urban basis of emancipation : spatial theory and the city in South African politics / Jennifer Robinson -- 11.Water, modernity and emancipatory urbanism / Matthew Gandy -- 12.In search of the horizon : utopia in The Truman show and The matrix / Geraldine Pratt / Rose Marie San Juan -- 13.Ghosts and the city of hope / Steve Pile -- 14.The 'emancipatory' city? / Ash Amin / Nigel Thrift.
- Seeking alternative and progressive visions of the emancipatory city through an exploration of the tensions and possibilities between the freedoms and contraints offered by the city, this book builds on a wealth of current perspectives to present a critical analysis of urban experience.
- 9781446221365 (ebook)
- Audience Notes:
- Bibliography Note:
- Includes bibliographical references and index.
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