The Open UniversitySkip to content

Beyond "Culture City": Glasgow as a "Dual City"

Mooney, Gerry and Danson, Mike (1997). Beyond "Culture City": Glasgow as a "Dual City". In: Jewson, Nick and MacGregor, Susanne eds. Transforming Cities: Contested governance and new spatial divisions. London: Routledge, pp. 73–86.

Google Scholar: Look up in Google Scholar


About the book:
This collection examines the profound transformations that have characterised cities of the advanced capitalist societies in the final decades of the 20th century. It analyses ways in which relationships of contest, conflict and cooperation are realised in and through the social and spatial forms of contemporary urban life. In particular, the essays focus on the impact of economic restructuring and changing forms of urban governance on patterns of urban deprivation and social exclusion. These processes, they contend, are creating new patterns of social division and new forms of regulation and control.

Item Type: Book Section
ISBN: 0-415-14603-8, 978-0-415-14603-6
Extra Information: Book derived from papers delivered at the British Sociological Association Annual Conference (Contested cities: social process & spatial forms) 1995 Leicester
Keywords: Urban Sociology; Cities and towns; Great Britain;
Academic Unit/School: Faculty of Arts and Social Sciences (FASS) > Social Sciences and Global Studies
Faculty of Arts and Social Sciences (FASS)
Research Group: Harm and Evidence Research Collaborative (HERC)
International Centre for Comparative Criminological Research (ICCCR)
OpenSpace Research Centre (OSRC)
Item ID: 17643
Depositing User: Users 7185 not found.
Date Deposited: 08 Jul 2009 13:51
Last Modified: 06 Aug 2019 08:31
Share this page:

Actions (login may be required)

Policies | Disclaimer

© The Open University   contact the OU