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Imagining cities : scripts, signs, memory /

edited by Sallie Westwood and John Williams.

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Names: Westwood, Sallie. | Williams, John
Published: London ; Routledge, 1997.
Topics: Cities and towns. | Sociology, Urban. | Steden. | Sociale verandering. | Technische ontwikkeling. | Villes. | Sociologie urbaine.
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Imagining cities / Sallie Westwood and John Williams --- Part I. Theorising cities. 1. Six discourses on the postmetropolis / Edward W. Soja -- 2. Imagining the real-time city: telecommunications, urban paradigms and the future of cities / Stephen Graham -- 3. Chaotic places or complex places? Cities in a post-industrial era / David Byrne --- Part II. Racial/spatial imaginaries. 4. Out of the melting pot into the fire next time: imagining the east end as city, body, text / Phil Cohen -- 5. White governmentality: urbanism, nationalism, racism / Barnor Hesse -- 6. Migrant spaces and settlers' time: forming and de-forming an inner city / Max Farrar --- Part III. Nostalgia/memory. 7. Looking backward, nostalgia and the city / Elizabeth Wilson -- 8. Authenticity and suburbia / David Chaney -- 9. 'Proper Little Mesters': nostalgia and protest masculinity in de-industrialised Sheffield / Ian Taylor and Ruth Jamieson --- Part IV. Narrating cityscapes. 10. This, here, now: imagining the modern city / James Donald -- 11. (Re) placing the city: cultural relocation and the city as centre / Tim Hall -- 12. Anglicising the American dream: tragedy, farce and the 'postmodern' city / Julie Charlesworth and Allan Cochrane --- Part V. Virtual cities. 13. Cyberpunk as social theory: William Gibson and the sociological imagination / Roger Burrows -- 14. Cities, subjectivity and cyberspace / Graham B. Mcbeath and Stephen A. Webb.
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