The Emancipatory City is a wonderful addition to a growing literature on the public culture of the city In these spaces, tolerance and intolerance, difference and indifference, transgressions, resistances, and playful spontaneity erupt to give texture to urban life The book broadens our gaze and deepens our understanding of how cities enable people to express themselves and be free Robert A Beauregard, New School University, New YorkWho are cities for What kinds of societies might they most democratically embody And, how can cities be emancipatory sites The ambivalent status of urban space in terms of emancipation, democratisation, justice and citizenship is central to recent work in urban geography, new cultural geography, critical geography and postmodern planning, as well as literature on urban social justice, public space and the politics of identity.Seeking alternative and progressive visions of the emancipatory city through an exploration of the tensions and possibilities between the freedoms and constraints offered by the city, the authors of The Emancipatory City build on this wealth of current perspectives to present an critical analysis of urban experience. New Read Kindle ePUB The Emancipatory City? by Loretta Lees – tiffanydaniels.co.uk
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- 256 pages
- The Emancipatory City?
- Loretta Lees
- 06 June 2018 Loretta Lees