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Published: 07 March 2014
DOI: 10.1215/9780822378891-008
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7889-1
Published: 26 June 2007
DOI: 10.1215/9780822389996-005
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8999-6
Published: 25 February 2013
DOI: 10.1215/9780822397533-004
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9753-3
Published: 19 November 2003
DOI: 10.1215/9780822385172-003
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8517-2
Published: 21 October 2008
DOI: 10.1215/9780822389361-012
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8936-1
Published: 05 April 2019
DOI: 10.1215/9781478002192-008
EISBN: 978-1-4780-0219-2
Published: 21 October 2008
DOI: 10.1215/9780822389361
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8936-1
Published: 27 May 2016
DOI: 10.1215/9780822374183-007
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7418-3
... The conclusion broadens the book’s scope to examine globally circulating ideas about urban futurity and their related models of urbanism. Reflecting on the case of Bogotá, it examines the implications of seeing the future of cities, and the cities of the future, as problems of security and risk...
Published: 21 October 2008
DOI: 10.1215/9780822389361-009
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8936-1
Published: 21 October 2008
DOI: 10.1215/9780822389361-001
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8936-1
Published: 08 June 2001
DOI: 10.1215/9780822383123-007
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8312-3
Published: 20 September 2019
DOI: 10.1215/9781478005124-009
EISBN: 978-1-4780-0512-4
... 9 COASTAL CATASTROPHES · ciTieS on The Brink · In January of 2016, General Electric (ge) announced its intention to move its headquarters from Connecticut to South Boston, Massachusetts more specifically, to a flood- hazard area along Boston s inner harbor. Much of downtown Boston is on low...
Published: 30 April 2021
DOI: 10.1215/9781478013082-029
EISBN: 978-1-4780-1308-2
...24 DALVI SPEAKER OF CITIES Gautam Pemmaraju Sali, bayat jodey ko baitha toh ek kilock key andar ek bayat jodney ko nai aata; Pun tu jaanta, apun sar ka phirela juna shayar hai. Usney mere ko ek mota sa chiroot haath mey diya aur bola key usko udata ja aur bayat bolta ja. Bus, phir kya bolna; maine...
Published: 22 July 2016
DOI: 10.1215/9780822374244-004
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7424-4
... In a close reading of David Mitchell’s Ghostwritten that uses Benedict Anderson’s formal categories, this chapter examines what happens to the novel form when the novelistic imagination goes global and acquires a networked orientation, when it is no longer analogous to imagining a nation. In a...
Published: 08 November 2002
DOI: 10.1215/9780822384236-012
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8423-6
Published: 13 August 2001
DOI: 10.1215/9780822383215-015
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8321-5
Published: 23 April 2021
DOI: 10.1215/9781478021391-151
EISBN: 978-1-4780-2139-1
... the biographies of its too- often nontenured scholars. Popu lar music studies endured because it needed to, forever undervalued, an Anglo- originated echo of Americanization writ planetary. SALSA AND THE MIXINGS OF GLOBAL CULTURE Lise Waxer, City of Musical Memory: Salsa, Rec ord Grooves, and Popu lar...
Published: 08 January 2016
DOI: 10.1215/9780822374947-003
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7494-7
... beats of global capitalism and imperialism. The British American Tobacco Company made China its largest outpost by the 1920s; Shanghai held its headquarters, and the company was the booming city’s largest employer. The jazz cabarets arose to entertain the legions of foreign businessmen in the city, but...
Published: 30 April 2021
DOI: 10.1215/9781478013082-001
EISBN: 978-1-4780-1308-2
...- ing in italics. Specialized terms that are more amenable to single-word translations are clarified with parentheticals in the text itself. URBAN ETHNOGRAPHY IN THE GLOBAL INTERREGNUM Lisa Björkman 2 LISA BJÖRKMAN along one of the noisiest thoroughfares in a very noisy city situated as it was on the...
Published: 13 January 2012
DOI: 10.1215/9780822394815-008
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9481-5
... industrial urbanization, the emer- gence of a vast proletarian population, and the growing class differentiation in the city members of Bombay s educated classes adapted to their own ends the ideas and institutional forms deployed by their counterparts in other global contexts. Most notably, in the early...