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Product Description: The city is a paradoxical space, in theory belonging to everyone, in practice inaccessible to people who cannot afford the high price of urban real estate. Within these urban spaces are public and social goods including roads, policing, transit, public education, and culture, all of which have been created through multiple hands and generations, but that are effectively only for the use of those able to acquire private property...read more

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9780190606596 | Oxford Univ Pr, October 3, 2016, cover price $99.00 | About this edition: The city is a paradoxical space, in theory belonging to everyone, in practice inaccessible to people who cannot afford the high price of urban real estate.

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9780190606602 | Reprint edition (Oxford Univ Pr, October 3, 2016), cover price $29.95 | About this edition: The city is a paradoxical space, in theory belonging to everyone, in practice inaccessible to people who cannot afford the high price of urban real estate.

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Product Description: Bringing together ideas from the fields of sociology, economics, human geography, ethics, political and communications theory, this book deals with some key subjects in urban design: the multidimensional effects of the spatial form of cities, ways of appropriating urban space, and the different material factors involved in the emergence of social life...read more

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9781472470669 | Routledge, July 28, 2016, cover price $149.95 | About this edition: Bringing together ideas from the fields of sociology, economics, human geography, ethics, political and communications theory, this book deals with some key subjects in urban design: the multidimensional effects of the spatial form of cities, ways of appropriating urban space, and the different material factors involved in the emergence of social life.

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Product Description: Let’s set the scene: there’s a regular on his barstool, beer in hand. He’s watching a young couple execute a complicated series of moves on the dance floor, while at the table in the corner the DJ adjusts his headphones and slips a new beat into the mix...read more

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9780226356853 | Univ of Chicago Pr, July 15, 2016, cover price $120.00 | About this edition: Let’s set the scene: there’s a regular on his barstool, beer in hand.

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9780226356990 | Univ of Chicago Pr, July 15, 2016, cover price $37.50 | About this edition: Let’s set the scene: there’s a regular on his barstool, beer in hand.

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Product Description: Over the last three decades, our understanding of the city worldwide has been revolutionized by three innovative theoretical concepts – globalisation, postcolonialism and a radically contested notion of modernity. The idea and even the reality of the city has been extended out of the state and nation and re-positioned in the larger global world...read more

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9781138949560 | Routledge, April 25, 2016, cover price $180.00 | About this edition: Over the last three decades, our understanding of the city worldwide has been revolutionized by three innovative theoretical concepts – globalisation, postcolonialism and a radically contested notion of modernity.

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9781138949584 | Routledge, April 22, 2016, cover price $54.95 | About this edition: Over the last three decades, our understanding of the city worldwide has been revolutionized by three innovative theoretical concepts – globalisation, postcolonialism and a radically contested notion of modernity.

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Product Description: "The Human City presents the most cogent, evidence-based and clear-headed exposition of the pro-suburban argument. . . . enriching our understanding of what cities are about and what they can and must become.” —Wall Street JournalAround the globe, most new urban development has adhered to similar tenets: tall structures, small units, and high density...read more

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9781572841727 | Agate Pub Inc, April 12, 2016, cover price $24.95 | About this edition: "The Human City presents the most cogent, evidence-based and clear-headed exposition of the pro-suburban argument.

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Product Description: Invoking the notion of ‘cosmopolitics’ from Bruno Latour and Isabelle Stengers, this volume shows how and why cities constitute privileged sites for studying the search for and composition of common worlds of cohabitation. A cosmopolitical approach to the city focuses on the multiple assemblages of human and nonhuman actors that constitute urban common worlds, and on the conflicts and compromises that arise among different ways of assembling the city...read more
By Ignacio Farías (editor)

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9781138813403 | Routledge, January 25, 2016, cover price $160.00 | About this edition: Invoking the notion of ‘cosmopolitics’ from Bruno Latour and Isabelle Stengers, this volume shows how and why cities constitute privileged sites for studying the search for and composition of common worlds of cohabitation.

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9781138813410 | Routledge, January 26, 2016, cover price $54.95 | About this edition: Invoking the notion of ‘cosmopolitics’ from Bruno Latour and Isabelle Stengers, this volume shows how and why cities constitute privileged sites for studying the search for and composition of common worlds of cohabitation.

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Product Description: For courses in Urban Sociology A comprehensive overview of classic and contemporary urban sociology. Cities and Urban Life provides an introduction to the study of urban environments around the world. Using an approach that is multidisciplinary but fundamentally sociological, authors John Macionis and Vincent Parrillo help students see how cities have evolved over time, how cities reflect culture, and where the urban story may take us next...read more

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9780132260404 | 4th edition (Prentice Hall, May 4, 2006), cover price $119.80 | About this edition: Cities and Urban Life, authored by two of the best-known textbook writers in the field, provides a comprehensive introduction to urban sociology, urban anthropology, and urban studies courses.
9780131113954 | 3 sub edition (Prentice Hall, June 1, 2003), cover price $96.20 | About this edition: Authored by two of the best-known writers in the field, this third edition of Cities and Urban Life provides a comprehensive introduction to urban sociology, urban anthropology, and urban studies.
9780130884169 | 2nd edition (Prentice Hall, June 1, 2000), cover price $72.00 | About this edition: Cities and Urban Life, authored by two of the best known textbook writers in the field, provides a comprehensive introduction to urban sociology, urban anthropology, and urban studies.
9780137363230 | Prentice Hall, May 1, 1998, cover price $63.00 | also contains Counseling and Spirituality: Integrating Spiritual and Clinical Orientations | About this edition: While primarily sociological in operation, this work is multidisciplinary exploration of cities and urban life.

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9780133869804 | 7 edition (Prentice Hall, January 16, 2016), cover price $166.80 | About this edition: For courses in Urban Sociology A comprehensive overview of classic and contemporary urban sociology.
9780205206377 | 6 edition (Prentice Hall, August 2, 2012), cover price $166.80 | About this edition: A comprehensive introduction to urban sociology   Cities and Urban Life, written by two of the best-known authors in the field, provides a comprehensive introduction to urban sociology, urban anthropology and urban studies.
9780205902583 | 6 pck pap/ edition (Prentice Hall, July 25, 2012), cover price $175.47 | About this edition: A comprehensive introduction to urban sociology Cities and Urban Life, written by two of the best-known authors in the field, provides a comprehensive introduction to urban sociology, urban anthropology and urban studies.
9780205741045 | Gardners Books, June 28, 2009, cover price $53.35
9780205645336 | 5th edition (Prentice Hall, May 29, 2009), cover price $138.80 | About this edition: Cities and Urban Life, authored by two of the best-known textbook writers in the field, provides a comprehensive introduction to urban sociology, urban anthropology, and urban studies courses.

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Product Description: Walking connects the rhythms of urban life to the configuration of urban spaces. As the contributors and editors show in Walking in Cities, walking also reflects the systematic inequalities that order contemporary urban life. Walking has different meanings because it can be a way of temporarily “taking possession” of urban space, or it can make the relatively powerless more vulnerable to crime...read more
By Timothy Shortell (editor)

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9781439912201 | Temple Univ Pr, December 1, 2015, cover price $89.50 | About this edition: Walking connects the rhythms of urban life to the configuration of urban spaces.

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9781439912218 | Temple Univ Pr, December 1, 2015, cover price $34.95 | About this edition: Walking connects the rhythms of urban life to the configuration of urban spaces.

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Product Description: Profound transformations in residential practices are emerging in Europe as well as throughout the urban world. They can be observed in the unfolding diversity of residential architecture and spatially restructured cities. The complexity of urban and societal processes behind these changes requires new research approaches in order to fully grasp the significant changes in citizens lifestyles, their residential preferences, capacities and future opportunities for implementing resilient residential practices...read more
By Eli Stoa (editor)

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9781472426079 | Ashgate Pub Co, March 11, 2016, cover price $124.95 | About this edition: Profound transformations in residential practices are emerging in Europe as well as throughout the urban world.

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Product Description: This extraordinary text for undergraduate urban students is a reflection of Mark Hutter’s academic interests in urban sociology and his life-long passion for experiencing city life. His deep academic roots in the Chicago School of Sociology help inform and appreciate the variety of urban structures and processes and their effect on the everyday lives of people living in cities...read more

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9780205274512 | Allyn & Bacon, October 1, 2006, cover price $85.40 | About this edition: Experiencing Cities is an introduction to urban sociology based heavily on microsociology and symbolic interaction theory—emphasizing the way people experience the urban world in their everyday lives, interact with one another, and create meaning from the physical and human environments of their cities.

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9781138851610 | 3 edition (Routledge, December 16, 2015), cover price $89.95 | About this edition: This extraordinary text for undergraduate urban students is a reflection of Mark Hutter’s academic interests in urban sociology and his life-long passion for experiencing city life.
9780205863648 | 2 pck pap/ edition (Prentice Hall, December 29, 2011), cover price $128.87 | About this edition: ALERT: Before you purchase, check with your instructor or review your course syllabus to ensure that you select the correct ISBN.
9780205816859 | 2 edition (Prentice Hall, February 15, 2011), cover price $122.20

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Product Description: Community Practice and Urban Youth is for graduate level students in fields that offer youth studies and community practice courses. Practitioners in these fields, too, will find the book particularly useful in furthering the integration of social justice as a conceptual and philosophical foundation...read more

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9781138925953 | Routledge, November 30, 2015, cover price $140.00 | About this edition: Community Practice and Urban Youth is for graduate level students in fields that offer youth studies and community practice courses.

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9781138925984 | Routledge, November 18, 2015, cover price $44.95 | About this edition: Community Practice and Urban Youth is for graduate level students in fields that offer youth studies and community practice courses.

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Product Description: Proposing a renovation of the metaphor of the urban fabric, Interwoven Cities develops an analysis of how cities might be woven into alternative patterns, to better sustain social and ecological life.

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9781137546159 | Palgrave Pivot, November 5, 2015, cover price $67.50 | About this edition: Proposing a renovation of the metaphor of the urban fabric, Interwoven Cities develops an analysis of how cities might be woven into alternative patterns, to better sustain social and ecological life.

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Product Description: The planet is urbanizing at an accelerating pace. More than half of the world’s population now lives in metropolises. By 2030, that proportion is expected to increase to 60%. Even though many cities are unhealthy, the urban habitat seems destined to become the dominant way of life across the globe...read more

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9781783485260 | Rowman & Littlefield Pub Inc, October 16, 2015, cover price $95.00 | About this edition: The planet is urbanizing at an accelerating pace.

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9781783485277 | Rowman & Littlefield Pub Inc, October 6, 2015, cover price $29.95 | About this edition: An ambitious, interdisciplinary exploration of the emergence of the urban phenomenon and its social, political and cultural dynamic.

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Product Description: Today, urban scholars think of cities and regions as evolving through networks of human associations, technologies, and natural ecologies. This being the case, planners are faced with the task of navigating a profoundly material world...read more
By Robert A. Beauregard (editor) and Laura Lieto (editor)

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9781138830677 | Routledge, October 5, 2015, cover price $160.00 | About this edition: Today, urban scholars think of cities and regions as evolving through networks of human associations, technologies, and natural ecologies.

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Product Description: Urban Ills: Twenty First Century Complexities of Urban Living in Global Contexts is a collection of original research focused on critical challenges and dilemmas to living in cities. Volume 2 is devoted to the myriad issues involving urban health and the dynamics of urban communities and their neighborhoods...read more
By Anjanette Wells (editor)

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9780739186367 | Lexington Books, December 13, 2013, cover price $100.00 | About this edition: Urban Ills: Twenty First Century Complexities of Urban Living in Global Contexts is a collection of original research focused on critical challenges and dilemmas to living in cities.
9780739177006 | Lexington Books, November 5, 2013, cover price $110.00 | About this edition: Urban Ills: Twenty First Century Complexities of Urban Living in Global Contexts is a collection of original research focused on critical challenges and dilemmas to living in cities.

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9780739186374 | Lexington Books, October 16, 2015, cover price $39.99 | About this edition: Urban Ills: Twenty First Century Complexities of Urban Living in Global Contexts is a collection of original research focused on critical challenges and dilemmas to living in cities.
9780739185605 | Lexington Books, October 15, 2015, cover price $39.99 | About this edition: Urban Ills: Twenty First Century Complexities of Urban Living in Global Contexts is a collection of original research focused on critical challenges and dilemmas to living in cities.

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Product Description: Urban change is often difficult because we are dealing with people’s elusive notions of place and perception, time and change. Urban design and planning in a changing urban context so that it remains relevant for people is elusive because the idea of place is embedded in memory and identity – but whose memory and whose identity? This book seeks to understand the urban change dynamic so that the planning of urban places aligns with the dynamic of people’s perception of place...read more

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9781138793903 | Routledge, June 16, 2015, cover price $160.00 | About this edition: Urban change is often difficult because we are dealing with people’s elusive notions of place and perception, time and change.

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Product Description: Cities continue to be key sites for the production and contestation of inequalities generated by an ongoing but troubled neoliberal project. Neoliberalism’s onslaught across the globe now shapes diverse inequalities -- poverty, segregation, racism, social exclusion, homelessness -- as city inhabitants feel the brunt of privatization, state re-organization, and punishing social policy...read more
By Faranak Miraftab (editor), Ken E. Salo (editor) and David Wilson (editor)

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9780415705981 | Routledge, April 28, 2015, cover price $160.00 | About this edition: Cities continue to be key sites for the production and contestation of inequalities generated by an ongoing but troubled neoliberal project.

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Product Description: Current discussions on urban planning regularly invoke the concept of the smart city―a city based on innovative urban planning, which itself is based on "smart" technologies that are supposed to make cities safer, cleaner and more efficient...read more
By Ton Dassen (editor)

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9780415043854, titled "International Indebtedness" | Routledge, May 1, 1990, cover price $76.00 | also contains International Indebtedness

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9789462081482 | Nai Uitgevers Pub, April 28, 2015, cover price $40.00 | About this edition: Current discussions on urban planning regularly invoke the concept of the smart city―a city based on innovative urban planning, which itself is based on "smart" technologies that are supposed to make cities safer, cleaner and more efficient.

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Product Description: Urban segregation is one of the main challenges facing urban development around the globe. The usual outcome of many urban development patterns is an unequal social geography, with the urban poor living in large clusters that are remote, isolated, dangerous or unhealthy...read more

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9781138814417 | Routledge, April 8, 2015, cover price $160.00 | About this edition: Urban segregation is one of the main challenges facing urban development around the globe.
9780395186527, titled "Sociology: Understanding Social Behavior" | Houghton Mifflin School, May 1, 1975, cover price $49.56 | also contains Sociology: Understanding Social Behavior

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Product Description: This book will speak to the new human epoch, the Urban Age. A majority of humanity now lives for the first time in cities. The city, the highest invention of the modern age, is now the human heartland. And yet the same process that brought us the city and its wonders, modernisation, has also thrown up challenges and threats, especially climate change, resource depletion, social division and economic insecurity...read more

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9780415816120 | Routledge, May 20, 2014, cover price $151.95 | About this edition: This book will speak to the new human epoch, the Urban Age.

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9781138905078 | Routledge, April 22, 2015, cover price $44.95 | About this edition: This book will speak to the new human epoch, the Urban Age.

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Product Description: Toward an Urban Cultural Studies is a call for a new interdisciplinary area of research and teaching. Blending Urban Studies and Cultural Studies, this book grounds readers in the extensive theory of the prolific French philosopher Henri Lefebvre.

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9781137498557 | Palgrave Macmillan, April 1, 2015, cover price $95.00 | About this edition: Toward an Urban Cultural Studies is a call for a new interdisciplinary area of research and teaching.

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Product Description: The book consists of two parts. In the first we attempt to define the concept of “welfare space”, discussing the current state of the concept. In the second instead, we analyze the spatial results of the welfare policies that have been enacted in the Venet

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9788895623917 | Actarbirkhauser, April 1, 2015, cover price $15.00 | About this edition: The book consists of two parts.

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Product Description: The Oxford Handbook of Urban Politics is an authoritative volume on an established subject in political science and the academy more generally: urban politics and urban studies. The editors are all recognized experts, and are well connected to the leading scholars in urban politics...read more
By Peter John (editor)

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9780195367867 | Oxford Univ Pr, April 5, 2012, cover price $170.00 | About this edition: The Oxford Handbook of Urban Politics is an authoritative volume on an established subject in political science and the academy more generally: urban politics and urban studies.

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9780199385553 | Reprint edition (Oxford Univ Pr, March 13, 2015), cover price $55.00 | About this edition: The Oxford Handbook of Urban Politics is an authoritative volume on an established subject in political science and the academy more generally: urban politics and urban studies.

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