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Urban gardening and the struggle for social and spatial justice

Urban gardening and the struggle for social and spatial justice


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Product Details

ISBN-13: 9781526126092
Publisher: Manchester University Press
Publication date: 04/01/2019
Pages: 192
Product dimensions: 6.14(w) x 9.21(h) x 0.50(d)

About the Author

Chiara Certomà is a Research Fellow at the Centre for Sustainable Development at Ghent University

Susan Noori is an Independent Social Researcher

Martin Sondermann is a Research Fellow at the Academy for Spatial Planning and Research

Table of Contents

Foreword by Runrid Fox-Kämper

1 Urban gardening and the quest for just uses of space in Europe - Chiara Certomà, Martin Sondermann and Susan Noori

2 Conflation in political gardening: concepts and practice - Lucy Rose Wright and Ross Fraser Young

3 City wastelands: creating places of vernacular democracy - Beata J. Gawryszewska, Maciej Lepkowski And Anna Wilczynska

4 Temporary urban landscapes and urban gardening: re-inventing open space in Greece and Switzerland -
Sofia Nikolaidou

5 Urban gardening and spatial justice from a mid-size city perspective: the case of Ortobello Urban Garden - Giuseppe Aliperti and Silvia Sarti

6 Community gardening for integrated urban renewal in Copenhagen: securing or denying minorities' right to the city? - Parama Roy

7 Limits to growth? Why gardening has limited success growing inclusive communities - Hannah Pitt

8 Is urban gardening a source of wellbeing and just freedom? A Capability Approach based analysis from the UK and Ireland - Alma Clavin

9 Food for all? Critically evaluating the role of the Incredible Edible movement in the UK - Michael Hardman, Mags Adams, Melissa Barker and Luke Beesley

10 The foreseen future of urban gardening - Efrat Eizenberg