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Jakarta, Drawing the City Near

Jakarta, Drawing the City Near

By: AbdouMaliq Simone (author)Paperback

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AbdouMaliq Simone illustrates how the majority of Jakarta's population, caught between intense wealth and utter poverty, handles confluence and contradictions in their everyday lives. Exploring how inhabitants from different backgrounds regard each other, how they work together or keep their distance in order to make the city endure, he offers a powerful new way of thinking about urban life

About Author

AbdouMaliq Simone is research professor at the University of South Australia. He is the coeditor and author of several books, including Urban Africa: Changing Contours of Survival in the City and City Life from Jakarta to Dakar: Movements of the Crossroads.

Product Details

  • ISBN13: 9780816693368
  • Format: Paperback
  • Number Of Pages: 320
  • ID: 9780816693368
  • ISBN10: 0816693366

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