Urban Sociology Reader

ISBN-10: 0415665310

ISBN-13: 9780415665315

Edition: 2nd 2013 (Revised)

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List price: $40.99
Edition: 2nd
Copyright year: 2013
Publisher: Taylor & Francis Group
Publication date: 9/10/2012
Binding: Paperback
Pages: 464
Size: 7.00" wide x 10.00" long x 0.50" tall
Weight: 2.288
Language: English

Jan Lin is emigrated from Taiwan to the U.S. in 1966. He has been teaching sociology at Occidental College since 1998. He is the author of Reconstructing Chinatown: Ethnic Enclave, Global Change (Minneapolis: University of Minnesota Press, 1998), and The Urban Sociology Reader (London: Routledge, 2005).

Urbanization and Community
Community and Society
The Metropolis and Mental Life
Urbanism as a Way of Life
Theories of Urbanism
The Uses of City Neighborhoods
Networks, Neighborhoods, and Communities
Bowling Alone: America's Declining Social Capital
Understanding Urban Growth in the Capitalist City
Human Ecology
The Growth of the City: An Introduction to a Research Project
The Urban Process under Capitalism: A Framework for Analysis
The City as a Growth Machine
Partnership and the Pursuit of the Private City
Los Angeles and the Chicago School: Invitation to a Debate
Cities and the Geographies of "Actually Existing Neoliberalism
Place Matters: Metropolitics for the Twenty-First Century
"Urban Ecological Footprints: Why Cities Cannot Be Sustainable—And Why They Are A Key to Sustainability"
Racialand Social Inequality
The Philadelphia Negro
The Cost of Racial and Class Exclusion in the Inner City
Segregation and the Making of the Underclass
The Immigrant Enclave: Theory and Empirical Examples
Spatial Disparities in the Expansion of the Chinese Ethnoburb of Los Angeles
Men Without Property: The Tramp's Classification and Use of Urban Space
Race, Class, and Hurricane Katrina: Social Differences in Human Responses to Disaster
Gender and Sexuality
City Spatial Structure, Women's Household Work, and National Urban Policy
Race,' Space and Power: The Survival Strategies of Working Poor Women
Gender and Space: Lesbians and Gay Men in the City
Freeing South Africa: The �ǠModernization' of Male-Male Sexuality in Soweto
Whose Place is this Space? Life in the Street Prostitution Area of Helsinki, Finland
Globalization and Transnationality
The World City Hypothesis
Whose City Is It? Globalization and the Formation of New Claims
Globalizing Singapore: Debating Transnational Flows in the City
City Life: West African Communities in New York
Social Remittances: Migration Driven Local-level Forms of Cultural Diffusion
Culture and the City
Whose Culture? Whose City?
Cities and the Creative Class
Cultures of Circulation and the Urban Imaginary: Miami as Example and Exemplar
Staying Vietnamese: Community and Place in Orange County and Boston
Regulation and Rights in Urban Space
Spatial Governmentality and the New Urban Social Order: Controlling Gender Violence through Law
The Erosion of Public Space and the Public Realm
Fortified Enclaves: The New Urban Segregation
Casinos, Prisons, Incinerators and Other Fragments of Neoliberal Urban Development
Spaces of Insurgent Citizenship
The Right to the City
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