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Palgrave Studies in Urban Anthropology

Gentrification around the World, Volume I

Gentrifiers and the Displaced

Editors: Krase, Jerome, DeSena, Judith N. (Eds.)

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  • Provides readers across a range of disciplines with innovative, cutting-edge social-scientific and historical scholarship on global gentrification
  • Uses qualitative, ethnographic, and visual approaches to study gentrification in its various forms
  • Expands the study of gentrification outside of Western Europe and the USA
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Bringing together scholarly but readable essays on the process of gentrification, this two-volume collection addresses the broad question: In what ways does gentrification affect cities, neighborhoods, and the everyday experiences of ordinary people? In this first volume of Gentrification around the World, contributors from various academic disciplines provide individual case studies on gentrification and displacement from around the globe: chapters cover the United States of America, Spain, Brazil, Sweden, Japan, Korea, Morocco, Great Britain, Canada, France, Finland, Peru, India, Indonesia, Pakistan, Syria, and Iceland. The qualitative methodologies used in each chapter—which emphasize ethnographic, participatory, and visual approaches that interrogate the representation of gentrification in the arts, film, and other mass media—are themselves a unique and pioneering way of studying gentrification and its consequences worldwide.

About the authors

Jerome Krase is Emeritus and Murray Koppelman Professor at Brooklyn College, CUNY, USA. He has authored or edited several books on urban life, including Self and Community in the City (1982), Race and Ethnicity in New York City (2004), Ethnic Landscapes in an Urban World (2007), Seeing Cities Change (2012), Race, Class and Gentrification in Brooklyn (2016), and Diversity and Local Contexts: Urban Space, Borders and Migration (2017).

Judith N. DeSena is Professor of Sociology at St. John’s University, USA. She has authored Protecting One's Turf: Social Strategies for Maintaining Urban Neighborhoods (1990 and 2005),  People Power: Grass Roots Politics and Race Relations (1999), Gentrification and Inequality in Brooklyn: The New Kids on the Block (2009) and, with co-author Jerome Krase, Race, Class, And Gentrification in Brooklyn (2016).

Table of contents (13 chapters)

Table of contents (13 chapters)

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Bibliographic Information

Bibliographic Information
Book Title
Gentrification around the World, Volume I
Book Subtitle
Gentrifiers and the Displaced
Editors
  • Jerome Krase
  • Judith N. DeSena
Series Title
Palgrave Studies in Urban Anthropology
Copyright
2020
Publisher
Palgrave Macmillan
Copyright Holder
The Editor(s) (if applicable) and The Author(s), under exclusive license to Springer Nature Switzerland AG
eBook ISBN
978-3-030-41337-8
DOI
10.1007/978-3-030-41337-8
Hardcover ISBN
978-3-030-41336-1
Edition Number
1
Number of Pages
XXI, 319
Number of Illustrations
14 b/w illustrations, 20 illustrations in colour
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