Imagining cities : scripts, signs, memory / edited by Sallie Westwood and John Williams.

by Westwood, SallieLooking glass; Williams, John (John M.)Looking glass.

Publisher: London : Routledge, 1997.Description: ix,289 pages ; 24cm.ISBN: 0415144299; 0415144302.Subject(s): Sociology, UrbanLooking glass
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Enhanced descriptions from Syndetics:

First published in 1996. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company.

Table of contents provided by Syndetics

  • Acknowledgements (p. x)
  • Imagining Cities (p. 1)
  • Part I (p. 17)
  • 1 Six Discourses on the Postmetropolis (p. 19)
  • Notes (p. 30)
  • 2 Imagining the Real-Time City (p. 31)
  • 3 Chaotic Places or Complex Places? (p. 50)
  • Part II (p. 71)
  • 4 Out of the Melting Pot into the Fire Next Time (p. 73)
  • 5 White Governmentality (p. 86)
  • 6 Migrant Spaces and Settlers' Time (p. 104)
  • Part III (p. 125)
  • 7 Looking Backward (p. 127)
  • 8 Authenticity and Suburbia (p. 140)
  • 9 Proper Little Mesters (p. 152)
  • Part IV (p. 179)
  • 10 This, Here, Now (p. 181)
  • 11 (re)placing the City (p. 202)
  • 12 Anglicising the American Dream (p. 219)
  • Part V (p. 233)
  • 13 Cyberpunk as Social Theory (p. 235)
  • 14 Cities, Subjectivity and Cyberspace (p. 249)
  • Bibliography (p. 261)
  • Index (p. 279)

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