Understanding the City: Contemporary and Future Perspectives by John Eade

By John Eade

This state of the art, multi-disciplinary research appears forward to the course which city stories is probably going to take through the twenty-first century.

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Oxford and Malden, MA: Blackwell. De Certeau, M. 1984: The Practice of Everyday Life. Berkeley: University of California Press. Deutsche, R. 1991: Boys’ town. Environment and Planning D: Society and Space 9: 5–30. Donald, J. 1999: Imagining the Modern City. London: Athlone Press. Eade, J. ) 1997: Living the Global City: Globalization as Local Process. London and New York: Routledge. —— 2000: Placing London: From Imperial Capital to Global City. New York and Oxford: Berghahn Books. —— and Mele, C.

Berkeley: University of California Press. Deutsche, R. 1991: Boys’ town. Environment and Planning D: Society and Space 9: 5–30. Donald, J. 1999: Imagining the Modern City. London: Athlone Press. Eade, J. ) 1997: Living the Global City: Globalization as Local Process. London and New York: Routledge. —— 2000: Placing London: From Imperial Capital to Global City. New York and Oxford: Berghahn Books. —— and Mele, C. 1998: Global margins: the Lower East Side of New York and the East End of London. Rising East 3 (1): 52–73.

The Chicago School and its later rivals have made a deep impact upon debates concerning urban structures and processes in Europe, the Pacific Rim, and the Middle East, for example. In Part IV we are able to follow these debates, as well as track research pursuing different directions, largely in response to particular historical, political, and ideological conditions. ” Chris Pickvance’s contribution to the “new urban sociology” has already been acknowledged by contributors to the previous sections.

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