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The Resource Fractured cities : social exclusion, urban violence and contested spaces in Latin America, Kees Koonings & Dirk Kruijt, editors

Fractured cities : social exclusion, urban violence and contested spaces in Latin America, Kees Koonings & Dirk Kruijt, editors

Label
Fractured cities : social exclusion, urban violence and contested spaces in Latin America
Title
Fractured cities
Title remainder
social exclusion, urban violence and contested spaces in Latin America
Statement of responsibility
Kees Koonings & Dirk Kruijt, editors
Contributor
Editor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
As cities sprawl across Latin America, absorbing more and more of its people, crime and violence have become inescapable. Based on empirical evidence, interviews with local people and historical contextualization, the authors attempt to shed light on the fault-lines which have appeared in Latin American society
Cataloging source
OCLCE
Dewey number
305.5/69098091732
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
HC130.P6
LC item number
F73 2007
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Koonings, Kees
  • Kruijt, Dirk
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Urban poor
  • Urban violence
  • Latin America
  • SOCIAL SCIENCE
  • Social conditions
  • Urban poor
  • Urban violence
  • Latin America
  • Gewalttätigkeit
  • Neoliberalismus
  • Stadt
  • Lateinamerika
  • Steden
  • Sociale isolatie
  • Geweld
  • Latijns-Amerika
Label
Fractured cities : social exclusion, urban violence and contested spaces in Latin America, Kees Koonings & Dirk Kruijt, editors
Instantiates
Publication
Antecedent source
file reproduced from original
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 144-160) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction: the duality of Latin American cityscapes -- Fractured cities, second-class citizenship and urban violence -- Rio de Janeiro -- Mexico City -- Medellin -- Managua -- Caracas -- Lima Metropolitana -- Living in fear : how the urban poor perceive violence, fear and insecurity -- Epilogue : Latin America's urban duality revisited
Control code
651920080
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (viii, 165 pages)
File format
one file format
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781281259158
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other physical details
illustrations
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
3-017-9781848131354
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)651920080
Label
Fractured cities : social exclusion, urban violence and contested spaces in Latin America, Kees Koonings & Dirk Kruijt, editors
Publication
Antecedent source
file reproduced from original
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 144-160) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction: the duality of Latin American cityscapes -- Fractured cities, second-class citizenship and urban violence -- Rio de Janeiro -- Mexico City -- Medellin -- Managua -- Caracas -- Lima Metropolitana -- Living in fear : how the urban poor perceive violence, fear and insecurity -- Epilogue : Latin America's urban duality revisited
Control code
651920080
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (viii, 165 pages)
File format
one file format
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781281259158
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other physical details
illustrations
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
3-017-9781848131354
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)651920080

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