City Between Freedom and Security, The

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This publication explores the contested territory between the state and the corporate drive to 'securitise' urban space -- and the principle of the city as a site for enacting open civil society, participatory democracy, and the freedom of speech and assembly. The book interposes essays, interviews, site drawings, a lexicon of terms, and photo-essays documenting fieldwork in the UK, USA, Israel, Palestine and Spain. Contributors include: S. Graham, M. Sorkin, D.Harvey, G. Agamben, Y. Yasky, L. Lambert, CPNI, R. V. Clarke, J. Coaffee, and O. Newman.
ISBN 9783035609707. Birkhauser Verlag.
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This publication explores the contested territory between the state and the corporate drive to 'securitise' urban space -- and the principle of the city as a site for enacting open civil society, participatory democracy, and the freedom of speech and assembly. The book interposes essays, interviews, site drawings, a lexicon of terms, and photo-essays documenting fieldwork in the UK, USA, Israel, Palestine and Spain. Contributors include: S. Graham, M. Sorkin, D.Harvey, G. Agamben, Y. Yasky, L. Lambert, CPNI, R. V. Clarke, J. Coaffee, and O. Newman.
  • Subtitle
    Contested Public Spaces in the 21st Century
  • Author
    ed. Simpson, Deane; Jensen, Vibeke; Rubing, Anders
  • Publisher
    Birkhauser Verlag
  • Release
    March 2017
  • Binding
    hb
  • Format
    320 pages. 20 x 25 cm
  • Status for WholeSale
    out of stock
  • Status for Website
    available
  • Date added
    March 2017