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Title Marxism and urban culture / edited by Benjamin Fraser, foreword by Andy Merrifield
Published Lanham : Lexington Books, [2014]
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Description 1 online resource (xxvii, 253 pages)
Contents Acknowledgments; Foreword; Introduction; I: MOBILIZING THE FILMIC CITY; 1 The Archive City; 2 Capital, Mobility, and Spatial Exclusion in Fernando León de Aranoa's Barrio (1998); II: THE HUMAN SENSES IN URBAN CONTEXTS; 3 Henri Lefebvre in Strasbourg; 4 Sensing Capital; III: CULTURES OF URBAN PROTEST; 5 Psychoprotest; 6 The Huelga de Dolores and Guatemalan University Students' "Happy and Wicked" Reproduction of Space, 1966-1969; IV: THE HOUSING QUESTION; 7 Residential Differentiation in the Vertical Cities of J.G. Ballard and Robert Silverberg; 8 Red Vienna, Class, and the Common
V: (INTER)NATIONALIZING THE URBAN; 9 Urban Culture as Passive Revolution; 10 The Urban Working-Class Culture of Riot in Osaka and Los Angeles; Index; Notes on Contributors
Summary Marxism and Urban Culture takes a broad view of Marx's legacy and-largely in the spirit of Marxist urban geographers Henri Lefebvre and David Harvey-applies that legacy to cultural practices and products from across the globe. Cities explored include Bologna, Buenos Aires, Guatemala City, Liverpool, London, Los Angeles, Madrid, Mahalla al-Kubra, Mexico City, Montreal, Osaka, Strasbourg, and Vienna
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
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Subject City and town life.
Socialism and culture.
Form Electronic book
Author Compitello, Malcolm Alan, 1946-
Smet, Brecht De.
DeFazio, Kimberley
Fraser, Benjamin, editor
Haraguchi, Takeshi, 1976-
Hicks, Jeff
Léger, Marc James, 1968-
Merrifield, Andy.
Roberts, Les, 1966-
Sakurada, Kazuya
Sorochan, Cayley
Versieren, Jelle
Vrana, Heather A.
Yang, Manuel
ISBN 0739191586 (electronic bk.)
9780739191583 (electronic bk.)