Published January 1983
by Palgrave Macmillan .
Written in English
|Contributions||Kevin R. Cox (Editor), R. J. Johnston (Editor)|
|The Physical Object|
|Number of Pages||265|
Conflict, politics, and the urban scene. [Kevin R Cox; R J Johnston;] Home. WorldCat Home About WorldCat Help. Search. Search for Library Items Search for Lists Search for Book: All Authors / Contributors: Kevin R Cox; R J Johnston. Find more information about: ISBN: OCLC Number: Genre/Form: Aufsatzsammlung Case studies: Additional Physical Format: Online version: Conflict, politics, and the urban scene. London: Longman, Labor and Urban Politics: Class Conflict and the Origins of Modern Liberalism in Chicago, (Working Class in American History) Paperback – April 1, Cited by: 1. Cities, Change, and Conflict was one of the first texts to embrace the perspective of political economy as its main explanatory framework, and then complement it with the rich contributions found in the human ecology perspective. Although its primary focus is on North American cities, the book contains several chapters on cities in other parts of the world, including Europe and developing .
Book Description Cities, Change, and Conflict was one of the first texts to embrace the perspective of political economy as its main explanatory framework, and then complement it with the rich contributions found in the human ecology perspective. Book Description Planning and Conflict discusses the reasons for conflicts around urban developments and analyzes their shape in contemporary cities. It offers an interdisciplinary framework for scholars to engage with the issue of planning conflicts, focusing on both empirical and theoretical inquiry. Existing work on the politics of urban knowledge – and urban data specifically - has highlighted some of those issues – yet, it has rarely looked at those through a geopolitical lens, and at multiple scales (with the exception of Schindler & Marvin, discussing the implications of urban data standardization as a “universal logic of. Search the world's most comprehensive index of full-text books. My libraryMissing: Urban Scene.
CITIES, CHANGE, AND CONFLICT - A POLITICAL ECONOMY OF URBAN LIFE discusses the importance of cities for the economic, cultural, and political life of modern societies/5(9). Conflicts arise as people compete to outwit each other in order to gain control of the power to allocate resources and the power to be at the driving force of setting the rules of the game. Thus conflicts determine the very existence of politics. If truth be told, conflict is the principal means by which significant social and political changes Missing: Urban Scene. Cities. Want to End Urban-Rural Conflict? Stop Looking for a Victor. Whether red vs. blue or city vs. country, political tensions are best addressed by letting people run their own lives. How the Rural-Urban Divide Became America’s Political Fault Line. Such a conflict isn’t unique to the U.S., but the consequences are far-reaching here. .