For the student of urban sociology and urban studies in general, this textbook is an ideal overview and synthesis of a fascinating and ever–changing field.
List of Figures.
1. Cities and Places.
2. Social Theory and the City.
3. Social Inequalities and the Creation of Metropolitan Space.
4. Place Change and Continuity: The City in Comparative and Global Contexts.
5. From A Critical to A Reconstructive Sociology of Cities.