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Resilience in the post-welfare inner cityVoluntary sector geographies in London, Los Angeles and Sydney$
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Geoffrey DeVerteuil

Print publication date: 2015

Print ISBN-13: 9781447316558

Published to University Press Scholarship Online: January 2016

DOI: 10.1332/policypress/9781447316558.001.0001

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Methodological approaches

Methodological approaches

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(p.55) Four Methodological approaches
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Resilience in the post-welfare inner city
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Geoffrey DeVerteuil

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Policy Press
DOI:10.1332/policypress/9781447316558.003.0004

This chapters outlines the methodological approach to the multi-site, comparative project at hand. The chapter is divided into three sections: (1) the sample frame for the three global city-regions, the ten inner-city areas and the 100 voluntary sector organizations, referencing global cities theory; (2) an operationalization of resilience and the threats to it, in the form of proxies and metrics of social and spatial resilience to the displacing logics of gentrification in the uneven post-welfare city; and (3) an exposition on the comparative methods, referencing the burgeoning literature on comparative urbanism and how it may inform (comparative) resilience among the voluntary sector.

Keywords:   comparative methods, displacement, gentrification, global cities

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