Key Concepts in Urban Studies by Mark Gottdiener
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Key Concepts in Urban Studies
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Key Concepts in Urban Studies

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Key Concepts in Urban Studies by Mark Gottdiener

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The SAGE Key Concepts series provides students with accessible and authoritative knowledge of the essential topics in a variety of disciplines. Cross-referenced throughout, the format encourages critical evaluation through understanding. Written by experienced and respected academics, the books are indispensable study aids and guides to comprehension. Key Concepts in Urban Studies: * Clearly and concisely explains the basic ideas in the interdisciplinary field of urban studies * Offers concise discussions of concepts ranging from community, neighbourhood, and the city to globalization, the New Urbanism, feminine space, and urban problems * Constitutes a re-examination of the key ideas in the field * Is illustrated throughout with international examples * Provides an essential reference guide for all students and teachers across the urban disciplines within sociology, political science, planning and geography.

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Book Details

ISBN: 9780761940982
ISBN-10: 0761940987
Format: Paperback
(210mm x 148mm x 12mm)
Pages: 200
Imprint: SAGE Publications Ltd
Publisher: SAGE Publications Ltd
Publish Date: 18-Feb-2005
Country of Publication: United Kingdom

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