Segmented Cities?: How Urban Contexts Shape Ethnic and Nationalist Politics (Ethnicity and Democratic Governance)

Segmented Cities?: How Urban Contexts Shape Ethnic and Nationalist Politics (Ethnicity and Democratic Governance)

By: Luc Turgeon (editor), Kristin R. Good (editor), Triadafilos Triadafilopoulos (editor)Paperback

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This book will be of interest to students of ethnic and nationalist politics and urbanization in a wide range of disciplines, including political science, geography, and sociology.

About Author

Kristin R. Good is an associate professor of political science at Dalhousie University. Luc Turgeon is an assistant professor of political studies at the University of Ottawa. Triadafilos Triadafilopoulos is an associate professor of political science at the University of Toronto. Contributors: Scott A. Bollens, David Cameron, Susan E. Clarke, Dickson Eyoh, Dirk Jabobs, David Ley, Wei Li, David A. McDonald, Blair A. Ruble, Keeley W. Stokes, Yoann Veny, Alan Walks, and Wan Yu


Preface Introduction: Ethnic and Nationalist Politics in a Global and Urban World / Kristin R. Good, Triadafilos Triadafilopoulos, and Luc Turgeon Part 1: Globalization, Scale, and the Political Economy of Ethnically Plural "World Cities" 1 Adding Human Diversity to Urban Political Economy Analysis: The Case of Russia / Blair A. Ruble 2 Citizenship and Livelihood Struggles in Turbulent Times: The City and Ethnic Politics in Postcolonial Africa / Dickson Eyoh 3 Gentrification, Social Mix, and the Immigrant-Reception Function of Inner-City Neighbourhoods: Evidence from Canadian Globalizing Cities / Alan Walks 4 Globalization, Immigration, and Ethnoburbs / Wan Yu and Wei Li Part 2: Ethnolinguistic Configurations and Relations in Segmented Cities 5 Cape Town's "World-Class" Segregation / David A. McDonald 6 Segmented Cities: Ethnic Conflict, Geographical Scale, and the Politics of Explanation / David Ley 7 Immigrant Inclusion and Linguistic Struggle in the Brussels-Capital Region / Yoann Veny and Dirk Jacobs Part 3: Managing Diversity through Local Institutions and Processes of Urban Governance 8 Jerusalem: Conflict in the City of Peace / David Cameron 9 Managing Multicultural Cities in Divided Countries / Scott A. Bollens 10 Social Cohesion and Democratic Voice: Paths to Political Incorporation / Susan E. Clarke and Keeley W. Stokes Conclusion: Cities as Dynamic Sites of Integration and Segmentation / Luc Turgeon, Kristin R. Good, and Triadafilos Triadafilopoulos Index

Product Details

  • ISBN13: 9780774825849
  • Format: Paperback
  • Number Of Pages: 328
  • ID: 9780774825849
  • weight: 480
  • ISBN10: 0774825847

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