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    Book Review: Governing Compact Cities: How to Connect Planning, Design and Transport by Philipp Rode

Book Review: Governing Compact Cities: How to Connect Planning, Design and Transport by Philipp Rode

In Governing Compact Cities: How to Connect Planning, Design and Transport, Philipp Rode looks at the integration of urban planning, city […]

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    Book Review: Industrial Teesside, Lives and Legacies: A Post-Industrial Geography by Jonathan Warren

Book Review: Industrial Teesside, Lives and Legacies: A Post-Industrial Geography by Jonathan Warren

In the final decades of the twentieth century, Teesside has experienced precipitous industrial decline, mass unemployment and environmental decay. […]

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    Book Review: Posthuman Urbanism: Mapping Bodies in Contemporary Space by Debra Benita Shaw

Book Review: Posthuman Urbanism: Mapping Bodies in Contemporary Space by Debra Benita Shaw

In Posthuman Urbanism: Mapping Bodies in Contemporary Space, Debra Benita Shaw examines the disciplinary control and classification built into the […]

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    Book Review: Masters of Craft: Old Jobs in the New Urban Economy by Richard E. Ocejo

Book Review: Masters of Craft: Old Jobs in the New Urban Economy by Richard E. Ocejo

In Masters of Craft: Old Jobs in the New Urban Economy, Richard E. Ocejo explores four traditionally working-class jobs – […]

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    Book Review: Suburban Planet: Making the World Urban from the Outside In by Roger Keil

Book Review: Suburban Planet: Making the World Urban from the Outside In by Roger Keil

Suburban Planet: Making the World Urban from the Outside In, authored by Roger Keil, emerges out of an eight-year […]

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    Book Review: Building and Dwelling: Ethics for the City by Richard Sennett

Book Review: Building and Dwelling: Ethics for the City by Richard Sennett

In Building and Dwelling: Ethics for the City, Richard Sennett approaches the question of how we should live in […]

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    Book Review: The Icon Project: Architecture, Cities and Capitalist Globalisation by Leslie Sklair

Book Review: The Icon Project: Architecture, Cities and Capitalist Globalisation by Leslie Sklair

In The Icon Project: Architecture, Cities and Capitalist Globalisation, Leslie Sklair investigates the institutional and economic structures that have underpinned […]

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    LSE Festival Beveridge 2.0 Reading List: 7 Recommended Reads on Housing and Urban Development

LSE Festival Beveridge 2.0 Reading List: 7 Recommended Reads on Housing and Urban Development

Image Credit: Mumbai, India, 2010 (Sunghwan Yoon CC BY SA 2.0)
75 years after the publication of the Beveridge report, LSE Festival […]

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    Book Review: Uneasy Street: The Anxieties of Affluence by Rachel Sherman

Book Review: Uneasy Street: The Anxieties of Affluence by Rachel Sherman

In Uneasy Street: The Anxieties of Affluence, Rachel Sherman undertakes 50 in-depth interviews with rich New Yorkers to consider how they navigate their […]

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    Book Review: The Art of Brutalism: Rescuing Hope from Catastrophe in 1950s Britain by Ben Highmore

Book Review: The Art of Brutalism: Rescuing Hope from Catastrophe in 1950s Britain by Ben Highmore

In The Art of Brutalism: Rescuing Hope from Catastrophe in 1950s Britain, Ben Highmore offers a comprehensive exploration of brutalism as […]

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    Book Review: Curated Decay: Heritage Beyond Saving by Caitlin DeSilvey

Book Review: Curated Decay: Heritage Beyond Saving by Caitlin DeSilvey

In Curated Decay: Heritage Beyond Saving, Caitlin DeSilvey takes an experimental methodological approach to heritage practice, examining a series of […]

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    Book Review: Urban Re-Industrialization edited by Krzysztof Nawratek

Book Review: Urban Re-Industrialization edited by Krzysztof Nawratek

In Urban Re-Industrialization, editor Krzysztof Nawratek brings together scholars to discuss the constitutive elements of the image of the creative […]

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    Book Review: International Express: New Yorkers on the 7 Train by Stéphane Tonnelat and William Kornblum

Book Review: International Express: New Yorkers on the 7 Train by Stéphane Tonnelat and William Kornblum

In International Express: New Yorkers on the 7 Train, Stéphane Tonnelat and William Kornblum take readers on an underground study of […]

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    Book Review: The New Urban Crisis: Gentrification, Housing Bubbles, Growing Inequality and What We Can Do About It by Richard Florida

Book Review: The New Urban Crisis: Gentrification, Housing Bubbles, Growing Inequality and What We Can Do About It by Richard Florida

In The New Urban Crisis: Gentrification, Housing Bubbles, Growing Inequality and What We Can Do About It, Richard Florida […]

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    Book Review: In Permanent Crisis: Ethnicity in Contemporary European Media and Cinema by Ipek A. Celik

Book Review: In Permanent Crisis: Ethnicity in Contemporary European Media and Cinema by Ipek A. Celik

In In Permanent Crisis: Ethnicity in Contemporary European Media and Cinema, Ipek A. Celik examines the depiction of refugees, […]

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