David Bourget (Western Ontario)
David Chalmers (ANU, NYU)
Rafael De Clercq
Jack Alan Reynolds
Learn more about PhilPapers
Almost on a daily basis, policies to arrest urban problems are proffered. Using a political economic approach, this paper demonstrates that beyond their stated aims - which in many cases are not achieved - urban policies have been designed to unchain hardship in cities and benefit a minority group of politicians and private capital. These findings suggest the need to radically rethink the assumptions on which urban policies are formulated.
|Keywords||No keywords specified (fix it)|
|Categories||categorize this paper)|
Setup an account with your affiliations in order to access resources via your University's proxy server
Configure custom proxy (use this if your affiliation does not provide a proxy)
|Through your library||
References found in this work BETA
No references found.
Citations of this work BETA
No citations found.
Similar books and articles
Shannon Kincaid (2003). Democratic Ideals and the Urban Experience. Philosophy and Geography 6 (2):145 – 152.
Anita Cava & Don Mayer (2007). Integrative Social Contract Theory and Urban Prosperity Initiatives. Journal of Business Ethics 72 (3):263 - 278.
Abraham Akkerman (2009). Urban Void and the Deconstruction of Neo-Platonic City-Form. Ethics, Place and Environment 12 (2):205 – 218.
Elsa M. Lankford (2009). Urban Soundscapes as Indicators of Urban Health. Environment, Space, Place 1 (2):27-50.
Carlos M. Vilas (1992). Latin American Populism: A Structural Approach. Science and Society 56 (4):389 - 420.
M. J., S. T. & A. Maidens (1998). Symmetry Groups, Absolute Objects and Action Principles in General Relativity. Studies in History and Philosophy of Science Part B 29 (2):245-272.
Vincent Colapietro (2003). Bebop as Historical Actuality, Urban Aesthetic, and Critical Utterance. Philosophy and Geography 6 (2):153 – 165.
Ramakrishna Nallathiga, Formulating Urban Transport Strategy: A Review of the Experience of Mumbai. [REVIEW]
Anthony Woodlief (1998). Unforeseen Consequences and Pathological Self‐Reinforcement: Why Cities Decline. Critical Review 12 (1-2):13-34.
Added to index2009-05-17
Total downloads7 ( #188,497 of 1,102,964 )
Recent downloads (6 months)0
How can I increase my downloads?