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Redirecting Regulation?: Land Titling and Cambodia’s Post-Neoliberal Conjuncture

Michael B. Dwyer

in Governing Access to Essential Resources

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
May 2016
ISBN:
9780231172783
eISBN:
9780231540766
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Columbia University Press
DOI:
10.7312/columbia/9780231172783.003.0008
Subject:
Economics and Finance, Development, Growth, and Environmental

Dwyer documents the failure of ambitious land titling schemes in the aftermath of Cambodia’s civil war. The post-war Cambodian government allowed farmers to apply for recognition of title, which ... More


Mixed-income schools and housing policy in Chicago: a critical examination of the gentrification/education/‘racial’ exclusion nexus

Pauline Lipman

in Mixed Communities: Gentrification By Stealth?

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
May 2012
ISBN:
9781847424938
eISBN:
9781447305538
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Policy Press
DOI:
10.1332/policypress/9781847424938.003.0008
Subject:
Sociology, Urban and Rural Studies

This chapter takes a critical look at the common-sense notion that mixed-income schools in newly constructed mixed-income communities are generative of educational equality and social justice. It ... More


The foreseen future of urban gardening

Efrat Eizenberg

in Urban gardening and the struggle for social and spatial justice

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
September 2019
ISBN:
9781526126092
eISBN:
9781526144706
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Manchester University Press
DOI:
10.7228/manchester/9781526126092.003.0010
Subject:
Sociology, Urban and Rural Studies

This concluding chapter briefly reviews the different, sometime diametric, ways in which the literature conceptualizes urban gardening. It brings together enthusiastic approaches that understand ... More


Post-Development’s Surrender to Global Capitalism: A Psychoanalytic Critique

Ilan Kapoor

in Confronting Desire: Psychoanalysis and International Development

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
May 2021
ISBN:
9781501751721
eISBN:
9781501751738
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Cornell University Press
DOI:
10.7591/cornell/9781501751721.003.0002
Subject:
Psychology, Social Psychology

This chapter offers a psychoanalytic critique of Post-Development, arguing that the latter's inattention to the unconscious underpinnings of power not only leaves it unable to explain why development ... More


The Olympic Goose that Lays the Golden Egg

Andrew Ross

in Nice Work If You Can Get It: Life and Labor in Precarious Times

Published in print:
2009
Published Online:
March 2016
ISBN:
9780814776292
eISBN:
9780814777398
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
NYU Press
DOI:
10.18574/nyu/9780814776292.003.0004
Subject:
Society and Culture, Cultural Studies

This chapter compares the respective bids of London and New York for the 2012 Olympics, assessing how different levels of government interact to promote place-based development strategies. Over the ... More


No tenemos armas pero tenemos dignidad’: learning from the civic strike in Buenaventura, Colombia

Patrick Kane and Berenice Celeyta

in Environmental Justice, Popular Struggle and Community Development

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
January 2020
ISBN:
9781447350835
eISBN:
9781447350880
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Policy Press
DOI:
10.1332/policypress/9781447350835.003.0003
Subject:
Political Science, Public Policy

From 16 May to 6 June 2017, the population of the Colombian Pacific port city of Buenaventura engaged in a Civic Strike to Live with Dignity, which paralysed the city. Within two days, the strike had ... More


Making of a “World-Class City”: The State and Transnational Migrant Labor

Christine B. N. Chin

in Cosmopolitan Sex Workers: Women and Migration in a Global City

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
May 2013
ISBN:
9780199890910
eISBN:
9780199345489
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199890910.003.0002
Subject:
Political Science, International Relations and Politics, Political Economy

Chapter Two discusses Kuala Lumpur’s origin as a 19th century colonial trading settlement and its late 20th century ascendance as a world city on the global arena. In the effort to address key ... More


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