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Urban Change and Citizenship in Times of Crisis

Urban Change and Citizenship in Times of Crisis

Volume 3: Figurations of Conflict and Resistance

by Hannah WolfGregor Fitzi Jurgen Mackert and others
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Publication Date: 09/04/2020
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At times of triumphant neo-liberalism cities increasingly become objects of financial speculation. Formally, social and political rights might not be abolished, yet factually they have become inaccessible for large parts of the population. The contributions gathered in this volume shed light on the clash between the perspectives of restructuring and reordering urban environments in the interest of investors and the manifold and innovative agencies of resistance that claim and stand up for the rights of urban citizenship. Renewed waves of urban transformation employ state coercion to foster the expulsion of poor and marginalised inhabitants from those urban spaces that attract interest from speculators. The intervention of state agencies triggers the work of hegemonic culture for reframing the housing issue and implementing moral and political legitimation, as well as legislation that restricts urban citizenship rights. The case studies of the volume comparatively show the different and sometimes contradictory patterns of these conflicts in Berlin, Sydney, Belfast, Jerusalem, Amsterdam, and Istanbul as well as in metropoles of Latin America and China. Innovative resistance agencies emerge that paint possible paths for the re-establishment of the right to the city as the core of urban citizenship.
ISBN:
9780367205676
9780367205676
Category:
Sociology
Format:
Hardback
Publication Date:
09-04-2020
Publisher:
Taylor & Francis Ltd
Country of origin:
United Kingdom
Pages:
152
Dimensions (mm):
234x156mm
Weight:
0.38kg

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