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Cities of Difference free pdf An urban geography text examining the facets of cities and their cultural political economy. Taking an approach that is sensitive to issues of difference as well as to the role of the state, it considers the fragmentation of city life and the

About Ruth Fincher

Ruth Fincher is Professor of Urban Planning at the University of Melbourne, Australia, where she has lectured since 1986. She received her doctorate in Geography from Clark University, Worcester, Massachusetts, and has been on the faculty at McGill University and McMaster University in Canada. Her research, teaching, and publications focus primarily on critical urban studies, feminist theories of the state, multiculturalism and immigration, and sociospatial polarization. Jane M. Jacobs is Senior Lecturer in Geography at the University of Melbourne. Since earning her PhD from University College London, she has published widely in the area of cultural geography. Her specific interests include racialized identity politics, urban studies, and postcolonialism. She is author of" Edge of Empire: Postcolonialism and the City" and coauthor of "Uncanny Australia: Sacredness and Identity in a Postcolonial Nation."

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Author : Ruth Fincher
Publisher : Guilford Publications
Data Published : 21 May 1998
ISBN : 1572303107
EAN : 9781572303102
Format Book : PDF, Epub, DOCx, TXT
Number of Pages : 322 pages
Age + : 15 years
Language : English
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