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  • Evicted
    Evicted (English, Paperback) Matthew Desmond

    WINNER OF THE 2017 PULITZER PRIZE FOR GENERAL NONFICTION ...

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  • Rebel Cities
    Rebel Cities (English, Paperback) David Harvey

    Rousing manifesto on the city and the commons from the acclaimed theorist

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  • Humans of New York
    Humans of New York (English, Hardback) Brandon Stanton

    In the summer of 2010, the author set out on an ambitious project: to single-handedly create a photographic census of New York City. The result of these efforts was "Humans of New York," a vibrant blog in which he featured his photos alongside quotes and anecdotes. Inspired by the blog, this book features four hundred colour photos.

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  • Beyond the Pellet
    Beyond the Pellet (English, Paperback) Boyd Craven Jr, Rick Worden

    Whether you have pet rabbits, show rabbits, fiber rabbits or a small meat rabbit herd, you already know how expensive feed prices are getting. This book will pay for itself many times over in feed savings alone. It will also enable you to go confidently into a natural feeding program, bettering your rabbit's health and happiness. In Volume 1 of The Urban Rabbit Project series "Backyard Meat...

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  • Planet of Slums
    Planet of Slums (English, Paperback) Mike Davis

    New edition of the classic, bestselling (100,000+ copies) worldwide survey of slums by the world's leading urbanist

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  • The City Reader
    The City Reader (English, Paperback) Richard T. LeGates

    The sixth edition of the highly successful The City Reader juxtaposes the very best classic and contemporary writings on the city to provide the comprehensive mapping of the terrain of Urban Studies and Planning old and new.The City Reader is the anchor volume in the Routledge Urban Reader Series and is now integrated with all ten other titles in the series. This edition has been extensively...

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  • How to Live in the City
    How to Live in the City (English, Paperback) Edward Hollis, The School of Life

    A handbook for mastering the art of living in a city.

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  • Nonstop Metropolis
    Nonstop Metropolis (English, Paperback) Rebecca Solnit, Joshua Jelly-Schapiro

    Part of a trilogy of atlases, this title conveys innumerable unbound experiences of New York City through twenty-six imaginative maps and informative essays. Bringing together the insights of dozens of experts, it explores all five boroughs of New York City and parts of nearby New Jersey.

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  • The Condemnation of Blackness
    The Condemnation of Blackness (English, Paperback) Khalil Gibran Muhammad

    Chronicling the emergence of deeply embedded notions of black people as a dangerous race of criminals by explicit contrast to working-class whites and European immigrants, this book reveals the influence such ideas have had on urban development and social policies.

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  • The New Urban Crisis
    The New Urban Crisis (English, Hardback) Richard Florida

    One of the world s leading urbanists confronts the dark side of the back-to-the-city movement."

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  • On the Run
    On the Run (English, Paperback) Alice Goffman

    War on Drugs has done almost nothing to prevent drugs from being sold or used, but it has nonetheless created a little-known surveillance state in America's most disadvantaged neighborhoods. The author introduces you to an unforgettable cast of young African American men who are caught up in this web of warrants and surveillance.

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  • On the Run
    On the Run (English, Paperback) Alice Goffman

    A RIVETING, GROUNDBREAKING ACCOUNT OF HOW THE WAR ON CRIME HAS...

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  • Gentrifier
    Gentrifier (English, Hardback) John Joe Schlichtman, Jason Patch

    Gentrifier demystifies the idea of gentrification by opening a conversation that links the theoretical and the grassroots, spanning the literature of urban sociology, geography, planning, policy, and more.

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  • Black Metropolis
    Black Metropolis (English, Paperback) St. Clair Drake, Horace R. Cayton

    Ground-breaking when first published in 1945, Black Metropolis remains a landmark study of race and urban life. Few studies since have been able to match its scope and magnitude, offering one of the most comprehensive looks at black life in America. Based on research conducted by Works Progress Administration field workers, it is a sweeping historical and sociological account of the people of...

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  • The Suburb Reader
    The Suburb Reader (English, Paperback) Becky M. Nicolaides

    Revised edition of The suburb reader, 2006.

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  • Cities of Power
    Cities of Power (English, Hardback) Goran Therborn

    Why are cities centres of power? A sociological analysis of urban politics

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  • Food and Urbanism
    Food and Urbanism (English, Paperback) Susan Parham

    "Cities are now home to over fifty per cent of the world's population, but the contribution of food to shaping cities is often overlooked. Food matters in designing and planning cities because how it is grown, transported, bought, cooked, eaten, cleaned up and disposed of has significant effects on creating a sustainable, resilient and convivial urban future. The book explores methods for...

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  • On the Run
    On the Run (English, Hardback) Alice Goffman

    Over the years, the War on Drugs has done almost nothing to prevent drugs from being sold or used, but it has nonetheless created a little-known surveillance state in America's most disadvantaged neighborhoods. The author introduces us to a cast of young African American men who are caught up in this web of warrants and surveillance.

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  • The Roots of Urban Renaissance
    The Roots of Urban Renaissance (English, Hardback) Brian D. Goldstein

    In charting the growth of gleaming shopping centers and refurbished brownstones in Harlem, Brian Goldstein shows that gentrification was not imposed on an unwitting community by opportunistic developers or outsiders. It grew from the neighborhood's grassroots, producing a legacy that benefited some longtime residents and threatened others.

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