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Shaping good cities and citizens

Ruppert, Evelyn (2011). Shaping good cities and citizens. In: Watson, Sophie and Bridge, Gary eds. The New Blackwell Companion to the City. Chichester: John Wiley and Sons Ltd, pp. 667–678.

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Abstract

[About the book]:

This book considers the state of the city and contemporary urbanisation from a range of intellectual and international perspectives.

- The most interdisciplinary collection of its kind

- Provides a contemporary update on urban thinking that builds on well established debates in the field

- Uses the city to explore economic, social, cultural, environmental and political issues more broadly

- Includes contributions from non Western perspectives and cities

Item Type: Book Chapter
Copyright Holders: 2011 John Wiley and Sons Ltd
ISBN: 1-4051-8981-9, 978-1-4051-8981-1
Keywords: assemblages; city; conduct; discourse; materiality; practices; rationalities; redevelopment; technologies; Toronto
Academic Unit/Department: Social Sciences > Sociology
Interdisciplinary Research Centre: Centre for Citizenship, Identities and Governance (CCIG)
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Item ID: 24773
Depositing User: Evelyn Ruppert
Date Deposited: 23 Nov 2010 22:44
Last Modified: 28 May 2013 07:49
URI: http://oro.open.ac.uk/id/eprint/24773
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