Resilience in the Post-Welfare Inner City: Voluntary Sector Geographies in London, Los Angeles and Sydney

Resilience in the Post-Welfare Inner City: Voluntary Sector Geographies in London, Los Angeles and Sydney

by Geoffrey DeVerteuil

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Product Details

ISBN-13: 9781447316640
Publisher: Policy Press at the Univ of Bristol
Publication date: 09/15/2016
Edition description: Reprint
Pages: 300
Product dimensions: 6.10(w) x 9.10(h) x 0.70(d)

About the Author


Geoffrey DeVerteuil is a senior lecturer on social geography at Cardiff University.

Table of Contents


Part One: Introducing resilience in the post-welfare inner city: conceptual and methodological considerations
Introduction
Resilience and residualism
The voluntary sector within the post-welfare city
Resilience and residualism
Part Two: Case studies: spatial and social resilience in London, Los Angeles and Sydney
National and local settlements: UK
Los Angeles, US
and Sydney, Australia Established gentrified place-types
Mixed place-types
Pioneer gentrified place-types
Immigrant enclaves
Comparative analysis and summary
Part Three: Conclusions, critical resilience, commons and austerity
The critical resilience of the residuals

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