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The housing question : tensions, continuities, and contingencies in the modern city

edited by Edward Murphy and Najib B. Hourani, Michigan State University, USA.
  • London ; New York : Routledge, Taylor & Francis Group, 2016.
  • xi, 308 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm.
Subjects
Genre
  • Case studies.
Series
Contents
  • note: 1. Modernity Unbound: Tol'iatti as the New Soviet City Par Exellence / Edward Murphy
  • 2. Transnationalization of the "Housing Problem": Social Sciences and Developmentalism in Postwar Argentina / Lewis H. Siegelbaum
  • 3. Infrastructural Thinking: Urban Housing in Former Czechoslovakia from the Stalin Era to EU Accession / Leandro Benmergui
  • 4. Politics of Public and Private Space: Housing and Urbanism in Divided Berlin / Kimberly Elman Zarecor
  • 5. Housing Question of Disaster Reconstruction: Rebuilding New Orleans on the Tenants of an Ownership Society / Carolyn Loeb
  • 6. Public Transit Planning and Austerity in Neoliberal Chicago / Christopher Herring
  • 7. Reinventing Favela Aesthetics: From Shacks to Public Housing Buildings / Stephanie Farmer / Sean Noonan
  • 8. Privatization, Marketization, and the Homeownership Paradox: The Housing Predicaments of China's Urban Poor / Gustavo Rivera Jr
  • 9. Recognizing (Dis)Order: Topographies of Power and Property in Lima's Periphery / Guo Chen
  • 10. Between Housing and Home: Property Titling and the Dilemmas of Citizenship in Santiago, Chile / Kristin Skrabut
  • 11. Citizenship and the Urban Polity: Right to the City and the Meanings of Home / Edward Murphy
  • 12. Assemblage and Structure: Toward New Urban Political Economies / Tony Roshan Samara
  • 13. Housing Crises, Right to the City, and Citizenship / Najib B. Hourani.
Other information
  • "This volume grew out of a conference held at Michigan State University in October 2010."--Acknowledgments.
  • "First published 2013 by Ashgate Publishing"--Title page verso.
  • Includes bibliographical references (pages 271-304) and index.
ISBN
  • 9781409462620
  • 1409462625
Identifying numbers
  • OCLC: 1004234826
  • OCLC: 1004234826