The Social Control of Cities: A Comparative Perspective / Edition 1

The Social Control of Cities: A Comparative Perspective / Edition 1

by Sophie Body-Gendrot
     
 

ISBN-10: 0631205217

ISBN-13: 9780631205210

Pub. Date: 04/17/2000

Publisher: Wiley

In this ground-breaking study, Sophie Body-Gendrot provides a comparative analysis of the growing problem of new forms of poverty and social marginalisation in contemporary advanced societies.  See more details below

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In this ground-breaking study, Sophie Body-Gendrot provides a comparative analysis of the growing problem of new forms of poverty and social marginalisation in contemporary advanced societies.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780631205210
Publisher:
Wiley
Publication date:
04/17/2000
Series:
Studies in Urban and Social Change Series
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
328
Product dimensions:
9.00(w) x 6.00(h) x 0.69(d)

Table of Contents

List of Figures.

List of Tables.

Foreword.

Series Preface.

Acknowledgements.

Introductions: Tolerance and Suppression..

Part I: The Politics of Depacification.

Economic Globalization and Urban Unrest.

Law-Enforcement in the USA.

Solidarity and Social Prevention in France..

Part II. The Politics of Reconciliation.

Managing Polarization: New York and Chicago.

Managing Polarization: Paris, Marseilles, and Lyons.

Conclusion: The Social Control of Cities?.

References.

Index.

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